The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia

High School Sports

February 10, 2013

ROUNDUP: Cavaliers take fifth place in HIT

BOYS PREP BASKETBALL

Hometown Invitational Tournament

Late Saturday

Greenbrier West 64, Tygarts Valley 44


Colby Ennis scored 21 points, including four 3-point field goals in the second half, as the Cavaliers toppled Class A No. 9 Tygarts Valley to garner fifth place.

Josh Martin added 18 points for Greenbrier West.

Brett Griffith tallied 21 points — all on 3-point goals - to pace Tygarts Valley (13-4).

Greenbrier West (11-4)

Corey Cox 3 2-4 8, Austin Ransom 0 1-2 1, Chris Gabbert 0 0-0 0, Alex Hendrix 2 0-0 4, Pat Hendrix 0 0-0 0, Brandon Gwinn 2 0-0 5, Zack Johnson 0 0-0 0, Colby Ennis 7 3-4 21, Jared Jennings 0 0-0 0, Slade Sweet 2 0-0 4, Chase McClung 1 0-0 3, Josh Martin 8 2-4 18. Totals: 25 8-14 64.

Tygarts Valley (13-4)

Adam Cassell 2 0-0 5, Ben Sycafoose 0 0-0 0, Derrick Villarico 0 0-0 0, Brett Griffith 7 0-0 21, Brandon Pritt 1 0-0 2, Zak Shreve  0 0-0 0, Timmy Sparks 2 0-0 4, Keighan Chewning 0 0-0 0, Jared Wegman 0 1-2 1, Tyler Shiflett 1 0-0 3, Sean Kerns 1 3-3 5, Jonathan Riegel 1 0-0 3, Jace Kyle 0 0-0 0. Totals: 15 4-5 44.

GW       10        17        17        20        —        64

TV          8        10          6        20        —        44

3-point goals — GW: 6 (Gwinn, Ennis 4, McClung); TV: 10 (Cassell, Griffith 7, Shiflett, Riegel). Fouled out - GW: None. TV - None.

Richwood 56, South Harrison 46

John Bard and Ben Weber provided 13 points each, Zach Bennett scored 12 and Ryan Bennett had 10 for the 9-9 Lumberjacks, who took fourth place.

Logan Kirby scored 11 and Zak Wentz 10 for South Harrison.

Richwood (9-9)

Levi Mowery 0 2-2 2, Zach Bennett 5 0-0 12, John Bard 2 9-9 13, Josh Kidwell 2 0-0 6, Braden Johnson 0 0-0 0, Ryan Bennett 1 8-11 10, Ben Weber 5 3-4 13. Totals: 15 22-26 56.

South Harrison

Dakota Evers 0 0-0 0,  Dylan Smith 2 2-2 7, Cory Messenger 3 1-2 8, Zak Wentz 2 5-6 10, Austin Glaspell 0 0-0 0, Andrew Lopez 2 0-0 6, Luke Gaines 1 0-0 2, Logan Kirby 5 1-2 11, Hunter Hitt 1 0-0 2. Totals: 25 6-6 61.

R    9        9        22        16        —        56

SH        15        10        9         12       —        46

3-point goals — R: 4 (Bard 2, Kidwell 2); SH: 5 (Smith, Messenger, Wentz, Lopez 2).

East Hardy 61, Midland Trail 57

Tyler Mongold pumped in 29 points to power East Hardy (9-8) past Midland Trail for ninth place.

For the Patriots (6-10), Collin Carte netted a team-high 17 points.

Midland Trail (6-10)

Collin Carte 5 5-6 17, Jake Grimmett 3 1-1 8, Tyler Skaggs 3 2-4 8, Rickie Carter 2 4-8 8, Steven Blume 2 3-3 7, Ryan Wilson 2 2-4 6, Nate Vaught 0 0-0 0, Tristan Minor 1 0-0 3, Seth Crosier 0 0-0 0, Jared Stover 0 0-0 0, Gus Ellison 0 0-0 0. Totals: 18 17-26 57.

East Hardy (9-8)

Korey Foltz 1 4-7 6, Levi Beck 2 3-6 7, Tyler Mongold 13 3-4 29, Wyatt Basye 2 1-2 6, Josh Parker 2 0-0 4, Justin Basye 2 4-10 8, Timothy Hahn 0 0-0 0, Michael Miller 0 1-4 1, Daniel Vance 0 0-0 0. Totals: 22 16-29 61.

MT       11        10        11        25        —        57

EH        21        8        14        18        —        61

3-point goals — MT: 4 (Carte 2, Grimmett, Minor); EH: 1 (W. Basye). Fouled out - MT: Grimmett, Carter. EH -  W. Basye.

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