The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia

January 26, 2006

Local Roundup

From staff reports

GIRLS PREP BASKETBALL

PikeView 70, Wyoming East 67

GARDNER — Trista Thomas scored 22 points and pulled down 11 boards to pace the Panthers.

Lindsay Rumburg had five three-point goals and 19 points while Laken Coburn chipped in 16 points and added seven assists in the win.

Wyoming East’s Leslie Cook led all scorers with 34 points.

Pikeview plays Bluefield Tuesday at 7:30 p.m.



Wyoming East

Rachel Ellis 2 4-6 9, Leslie Cook 13 8-12 34, Amber McKinney 3 0-0 7, Kelsey Brewer 3 4-5 10, Brittany Brown 1 0-0 2, Jodi Canada 1 3-4 5. Totals: 23 19-27 67.

Pikeview (9-6)

Susan Jennings 0 2-2 2, Laken Coburn 5 4-8 16, Candace Combs 1 0-0 3, Jamice Cooper 0 2-2 2, Amanda Shrewsbury 1 0-0 2, Skieler Hamb 0 1-2 1, Trista Thompson 9 3-3 22, Samantha Thomas 1 1-4 3, Lindsay Rumburg 7 0-0 19. Totals: 24 13-21 70.

W 14 14 19 20 — 67

P 24 17 9 20 — 70

Three-point goals: WE: 2 (Ellis, McKinney) PV: 9 ( Coburn 2, Combs, Thomas, Rumburg ) Fouled out: None



Valley 54, Mountain State 33

SMITHERS — Kaci Cooper scored 16 points and Samantha Hamm added 14 as the Greyhounds turned back the Falcons.

Sara Alston led Mountain State with 29 points.

Valley (3-9)hosts Herbert Hoover tonight.



Mountain State

Sara Alston 9 10-16 29, Rebecca Pollard 2 0-0 4, Selina Lucas 0 0-2 0, Johnna Minor 0 0-2 0, Abby Mruzek 0 0-0 0, Sara Mandeville 0 0-0 0. Totals: 11 10-20 33.

Valley (3-9)

Kaci Nichols 2 0-0 5, Shontel Walker 2 1-2 5, Mercedes Newkirk 3 0-0 6, Kaci Cooper 6 2-2 16, Samantha Hamm 7 0-0 14, Myesha Simley 1 0-0 3, Rebecca Taylor 1 0-0 2, Kati Franco 0 3-6 3, Staci Eskridge 0 0-0 0. Totals: 22 6-10 54.

MSA 3 10 12 8 — 33

V 15 13 11 15 — 54

Three-point goals: MSA: 1 (Alston); V: 4 (Nichols 1, Cooper 2, Simley 1); Fouled out: V: Simley.



Independence 55, Liberty 49

Brittany Meadows had a double-double with 14 points and 13 rebounds to lead the Patriots Wednesday.

Teammate Monica Oglesby also had a double-double with 10 points and 11 rebounds.

Kristina Thornburg and Sarah Burnette both scored 12 points for the Raiders.

Independence hosts Fayetteville next Thursday.



Liberty

Kristina Thornburg 4 2-3 12, Stacey Athey 4 0-2 8, Kahra Daniel 2 1-2 5, Megan Acord 4 2-5 10, Sarah Burnette 4 4-6 12, Alyse Barnes 1 0-0 2. Totals: 19 9-18 49.

Independence (10-4)

Brittany Meadows 5 3-5 13, Brittney Murdock 5 4-10 14, Brittney Ballengee 1 2-2 4, Monica Oglesby 2 6-10 10, Satira Tajdin 1 0-0 3, Stephanie Russell 1 0-0 2, Morgan Bryant 1 0-1 2, Melissa Billings 3 1-1 7. Totals: 19 16-29 55.

L 11 10 12 16 — 49

I 6 18 15 16 — 55

Three-point goals: L: 2 (Thornburg); I: 1 (Tajdin). Fouled out: L: Athey, Burnette.



BOYS PREP BASKETBALL

Westside 56, Scott 40

MADISON — Class AA No. 2 Westside shot a collective 21-of-23 from the foul line Wednesday to down Scott.

Shawn Clark topped the Renegades with 18 points, while Chris Blankenship added 10.

Tim Hudson and Sam Boyce paced the Skyhawks with 16 and 12 points, respectively.



Westside (12-1)

Justin Sizemore 1 5-6 7, Shawn Clark 5 5-6 18, Markus Gunter 1 0-0 3, Tyler Davis 1 6-6 9, Kyle Lusk 3 3-3 9, Chris Blankenship 3 2-2 10. Totals: 14 21-23 56.

Scott

Walter Wilson 1 0-0 2, Jordan Knabb 3 0-2 6, Tim Hudson 7 0-0 16, Adam Kuhn 2 0-0 4, Sam Boyce 6 0-0 12, Jared Jarrell 0 0-2 0. Totals: 19 0-4 40.

W 24 3 5 24 — 56

S 17 11 4 8 — 40

Three-point goals: W: 7 (Clark 3, Gunter, Davis, Blankenship 2); S: (Hudson 2); Fouled out: None.