The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia

December 6, 2012

Shafer leads Grizzlies over Richwood


From Staff Reports

GIRLS PREP BASKETBALL

Nicholas County 72, Richwood 19


RICHWOOD — Shealyn Shafer poured in 24 points and Mykenzie Martin scored 15 points to lead Nicholas County past Richwood Thursday.

Alexis Brown added 12 points for the Grizzlies in the win.

Jamie Bailey scored seven points to lead the Lumberjacks.

Nicholas County (2-0) hosts Sissonville Saturday.



Meadow Bridge 52, Liberty 29

Senior all-stater Chandra Harrah tossed in a game-high 18 points to lead the Meadow Bridge Wildcats past Liberty in their season opener Thursday.

Sarah Fleshman added 11 points and Courtney Mullins added nine points for the Wildcats.

Katana Bryant led the Raiders with 17 points.

Meadow Bridge (1-0) hosts Van tonight at 6 p.m.



Westside 74, PikeView 34

CLEAR FORK —Hope Lester had a double-double with 16 points and 15 rebounds to lead Westside past PikeView Thursday.

Morgan Spolarich added 13 points and eight assists, while Megan Endicott scored seven points and had 11 rebounds for the Renegades.

Faith Davis scored 13 points, dished out five assists and had five steals also for Westside.

Hope Nester led PikeView with 12 points.

Westside (2-0) hosts Oak Hill Monday.



BOYS PREP BASKETBALL

Greenbrier East 77, James Monroe 29


FAIRLEA —The Greenbrier East Spartans used a swarming defense forcing 23 turnovers to roll past James Monroe Thursday.

Rondale Watson scored 25 points and had seven steals to lead the Spartans and Bryce Woodliff added 16 points and five assists.

Obi Romeo pulled down 12 rebounds for Greenbrier East.

Chord Settle led James Monroe with six points.

Greenbrier East (2-0) hosts Alleghany, Va. Tuesday.



Wyoming East 87, PikeView 58

NEW RICHMOND — The Wyoming East Warriors used a decisive third quarter, out scoring PikeView 32-10 to roll past the Panthers in the season opener for both teams.

Brett Bowling poured in 28 points, while Austin Canada chipped in 15 points and Josh Tunstalle added 13 points.

Zach Meadows led the Panthers with 19 points and Logan McKinney had 13 points.

Wyoming East (1-0) hosts Class AAA powerhouse Woodrow Wilson Tuesday, while PikeView (0-1) travels to Bluefield Tuesday.



Summers County 103, Covington (Va.) 83

COVINGTON, Va. — Taron Ayers scored 35 points and had six assists as the Bobcats opened their season with a big win.

T.J. Smith chipped in 17 points, while Matt Ryan scored 16 and Josh Graham had 15, to go along with 12 rebounds. Isaiah Brown tallied nine points and nine assists.

Raquawn Matthews led Covington (0-1) with 17 points.

Summers will host Shady Spring at 7:30 p.m. Saturday.



PREP RIFLE

Greenbrier East falls to Wayne County


The Greenbrier East High School JROTC Air Rifle Team opened up their season with a loss to Wayne County at home. The team traveled to Wayne County last weekend to meet up with them again along with Spring Valley, Capital, George Washington, Preston, and Tolsia, where GEHS pulled off a victory.

Taylor Renick place first in all three positions, prone, kneeling, and standing and took the overall Top Gun Shooter with a score of 551. Ricky Brammer placed third in kneeling and sanding with a total score of 518. Greenbrier East took first place overall with a combined score of 2040. Wayne County placed second with a score of 1999 and Preston County placed third with a score of 1986.

Last year was the Greenbrier East Air Rifle Team’s most successful season in school history. The team won the West Virginia State Championship and in June, 11 members of the team qualified and competed in the Olympic Junior Nationals and the NRA Jr. Nationals in Anniston, Ala. A total of 46 teams competed in the five day event, with GEHS finishing 12th.

Greenbrier East will next travel to Lexington, N.C., this weekend.

GIRLS

Nicholas County 72, Richwood 19


Nicholas County (3-0)

Lauren Young 1 1-2 3, Mykenzie Martin 6 0-0 15, Makayla Willis 1 2-4 5, Shealyn Shafer 10 3-4 24, Alexis Brown 2 8-13 12, Lindsay Hogan 2 0-0 6, Whitney Robinson 2 0-0 5, Carrie Huffman 1 0-0 2, Kaylee Hughes 0 0-0 0. Totals: 24 14-25 72.

Richwood (0-2)

Hannah Brown 1 3-4 6, Brenna Mazzella 0 1-3 1, Jamie Bailey 1 5-8 7, Hannah Matheny 1 1-2 3, Demmi Campbell 1 0-0 2. Totals: 4 10-17 19.

NC    20    23    18    11    —    72

H    8    6    1    4    —    19

3-point goals — NC: 8 (Martin 3, Shafer, Hogan 2, Robinson 1); R: 1 (Brown). Fouled out — none.



Meadow Bridge 52, Liberty 29

Meadow Bridge (1-0)

Chandra Harrah 7 0-0 18, Allison Gilkerson 2 1-2 5, Sarah Fleshman 4 3-6 11, Courtney Mullins 4 1-2 9, Kaitlyn White 2 0-0 4, Allie Redden 1 0-2 2, Nicole Roach 0 3-6 3. Totals: 18 8-18 52.

Liberty

Shayla Stephens 0 1-2 1, Katana Bryant 8 1-2 17, Savannah Daniels 1 0-0 2, Katie McGinnis 1 1-3 3, Stacy Williams 3 0-2 6. Totals: 13 3-9 29.

MB    13    21    14    4    —    52

L    3    5    8    13    —    29

3-point goals — MB: 4 ( Harrah 4); L: none. Fouled out — none.



Westside 74, PikeView 34

PikeView (1-1)

Hope Nester 6 0-2 12, Madison May 3 0-0 7, Lauryn Hatfield 0 1-2 1, Crysta Meekins 1 0-0 2, Alexis May 1 2-2 4, Lyndsey Hatfield 1 1-7 4, Courtney White 1 0-0 2, Katelyn Odle 1 0-0 2. Totals: 14 4-13 34.

Westside (2-0)

Morgan Spolarich 6 0-0 13, Hope Lester 6 3-5 16, Danielle Brown 2 1-2 7, Faith Davis 4 4-4 13, Megan Endicott 3 1-2 7, Kristin Hash 3 6-7 12, Hope Davis 2 0-0 4, Lakyn Walker 1 0-0 2. Totals: 27 15-20 74.

PV    13    6    5    10    —    34

W    19    20    14    21    —    74

3-point goals — PV: 2 (M. May, L. Hatfield); W: 5 (Spolarich, Lester, D. Brown 2, F. Davis). Fouled out — none.



BOYS

Greenbrier East 77, James Monroe 29

James Monroe (0-1)

Micah Deskins 2 1-3 5, Chord Settle 3 0-0 6, Chaftin Wickline 1 0-2 2, Garrett Mann 0 2-4 2, Caleb Brown 0 0-1 0, Clay Hunter 1 1-2 3, Andrew Carter 2 0-1 5, Preston Jones 1 0-0 2, Jacob McKlarney 2 0-0 4. Totals: 12 4-13 29.

Greenbrier East (2-0)

Dereck Weiford 0 0-2 0, Obi Romeo 2 2-6 4, Rondale Watson 7 9-11 25, Bryce Woodliff 5 5-5 16, Owen Browning 2 2-2 7, Evan Ramsey 0 3-4 3, Deante Erskine 1 0-0 2, Tyler Canterbury 2 1-1 6, Josh Zeboskey 2 1-3 5, Ryan Lindsey 2 1-5 5, Maurkese Triplett 2 0-0 4 Totals: 25 22-35 77.

JM    3    10    3    13    —    29

GE    22    19    19    17    —    77

3-point goals — JM: 1 (Carter); GE: 5 (Watson 2, Woodliff, Browning, Canterbury). Fouled out — JM (Josh Gunnoe).



Wyoming East 87, PikeView 58

PikeView (0-1)

Seth Wood 1 0-3 2, Brad Flichum 1 0-0 2, Austin Cordell 1 2-3 4, Jason Weitzel 4 0-0 9, Tanner Farley 4 0-0 9, Zach Meadows 7 3-9 19, Logan McKinney 6 1-2 13 Totals: 24 6-17 58.

Wyoming East (1-0)

Zach Sinecoff 2 0-0 4, Austin Canada 7 0-0 15, Kyle Sandy 1 0-0 3, Cody Lester 3 3-4 9, John Morgan 1 0-0 2, Josh Tunstalle 3 7-9 13, Joseph Cornett 4 0-0 9, Christian Hedinger 1 2-2 4, Brett Bowling 12 4-6 28. Totals: 34 16-21 87.

PV    17    17    10    14    —    58

WE    22    22    32    11    —    87

3-point goals — PV: 4 (Weitzel, Farley, Meadow 2); WE: 3 (Canada, Sandy, Cornette). Fouled out — none.



Summers County 103,

Covington (Va.) 83


Summers County (1-0)

Isaiah Brown 3 1-2 9, Matt Ryan 6 2-2 16, Ashton Garten 1 0-0 2, Taron Ayers 13 6-8 35, JaQuan Ayers 1 0-0 2, Josh Graham 7 1-3 15, T.J. Smith 7 0-1 17, Jacob Carr 3 0-0 6, John Gilbert 0 0-0 0, Jacob Lively 0 0-0 0. Totals: 41 11-15 103.

Covington (0-1)

Gavin Hunter 1 0-0 2, Raquawn Matthews 6 3-4 17, Troy Kelson 4 4-8 12, Quenton Hunter 4 3-3 11, Colton Howard 3 0-0 6, Tanner Paxton 4 0-0 8, Marcus Jeter 0 0-2 0, Jordan Miller 4 2-4 13, Colton Paris 3 2-2 8, Derek Dresler 3 0-0 6. Totals: 32 16-21 83.

SC    17    31    36    25    —    103

C    16    24    26    17    —    83

3-point goals — SC: 10 (Brown 2, Ryan 2, T. Ayers 3, Smith 3); C: 5 (Matthews 2, Miller 3). Fouled out — None.