Newport Central Catholic vs. Lexington Catholic (Boys)
Legacy Nissan Classic
North Laurel High School
December 5, 2015
Newport Central Catholic coach Ron Dawn started the following lineup: 6-2 Sr. Brian Anderson, 6-2 Jr. Luke Moeves, 6-6 Sr. Ben Weyer, 5-10 So. Brennan Hall, and 5-10 Sr. John Ludwig. Lexington Catholic coach Brandon Salsman countered with 6-5 So. Zan Payne, 6-3 So. TC Price, 6-6 So. Max Sparkman, 5-11 Jr. Blake Scott, and 6-4 Jr. Luke Johnson.
Newport central Catholic defeated Lexington Catholic by a score of 67-61. NCC shot 45.6% from the field including eight of 23 from the three point line. The Thoroughbreds connected on seven of 11 free throws, pulled down 39 rebounds, and scored 10 points off 10 Lexington Catholic turnovers. Lexington Catholic shot 40.4% from the field including five of 13 from beyond the arc. The Knights connected on 10 of 15 free throws, pulled down 32 rebounds, and scored 12 points off 11 Newport Central Catholic turnovers.
Ben Weyer led NCC with 19 points, 22 rebounds, two blocked shots, and three steals. Luke Moeves added 14 points including four three point baskets. Brennan Hall and John Ludwig recorded 11 and nine points respectively; Ludwig’s on three three point baskets.
Luke Johnson led Lexington Catholic with 25 points and five rebounds. Max Sparkman added nine points and five rebounds. Zan Payne recorded eight points and 12 rebounds.
Newport Central Catholic,24,17,10,16,67
Newport Central Catholic (67) – Anderson 7, Moeves 14, Weyer 19, Hall 11, Ludwig 9, Wurtz 4, Hes 2, Spencer Pangallo 1.
Lexington Catholic (61) – Payne 8, Price 7, Sparkman 9, Scott 8, Johnson 25, Hardin 4.
A special thanks to the Lexington Catholic Stats Crew Glenn Gentry and Gary Long for providing the comprehensive statistics for today’s game.