McCracken County vs. Lloyd Memorial (Boys) (Championship)
2021 Central Bank Jim Rose Classic
Lexington Christian Academy
December 30, 2021
McCracken County coach Burlin Brower started the following lineup: 6-4 Jr. Jack McCune, 6-3 Sr. Brant Brower, 6-6 Jr. Ian Hart, 5-11 Sr. Max Blackwell, and 5-11 Sr. Cason Tilford. Lloyd Memorial coach Michael Walker countered with 6-4 Sr. Garrett Vogelpohl, 6-3 Sr. Zaire Monroe, 6-6 Fr. EJ Walker, 6-0 Sr. Teyon Neale, and 6-1 Jr. Jeremiah Israel.
McCracken County led 25-20 at halftime and pulled away in the second half for a 48-29 victory over Lloyd Memorial. There were four lead changes and four ties in this game. McCracken County shot 50% from the field including seven of 14 from the three point line. The Mustangs connected on five of five free throws, pulled down 21 rebounds, and scored 17 points off 16 Lloyd Memorial turnovers. Lloyd Memorial shot 36.8% from the field including zero of eight from beyond the arc. The Juggernauts connected on one of six free throws, pulled down 22 rebounds, and scored eight points off 15 McCracken County turnovers.
Ian Hart led McCracken County with 15 points including two three point baskets, three of three free throws, three rebounds, and two assists. Brant Brower who was named Tournament MVP added 12 points including two three point baskets, five rebounds, two assists, and three steals. Jack McCune recorded nine points and four rebounds.
Garrett Vogelpohl led Lloyd Memorial with 11 points and three rebounds. Jeremiah Israel added 10 points and eight rebounds. EJ Walker recorded six points, five rebounds, and two assists.
McCracken County (48) – McCune 9, Brower 12, Hart 15, Blackwell 0, Tilford 5, Purvis 7.
Lloyd Memorial (29) – Vogelpohl 11, Monroe 0, Walker 6, Neale 0, Israel 10, Sebastian 2.
A special thanks to WL Stats for providing the comprehensive statistics for this game.