The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia

January 12, 2013

ROUNDUP: Cook leads Liberty over Nicholas County, 48 54-48


From Staff Reports

SUMMERSVILLE — BOYS PREP BASKETBALL

Led by a double-double from Levi Cook, the Liberty Raiders (6-2) knocked off the Nicholas County Grizzlies (6-3) in a back-and-forth battle Friday.

Cook finished with 27 points and 12 rebounds, while Austin Lyons had 13, including three big 3-point shots for Liberty.

Nicholas County was led by Jared Tharp with 18 points and Eric Peyatt had 14 points.

Nicholas County travels to Class AA No. 3 Poca Tuesday, while Liberty hosts Shady Spring Tuesday.



Liberty (7-2)

Austin Lyons 3 4-6 13, Michael Prater 1 2-3 5, Levi Cook 12 3-8 27, Tre McDowell 3 0-0 6, Matt Klucarich 1 0-0 3. Totals: 20 9-17 54.

Nicholas County (6-3)

Andrew Ray 1 1-2 3, Jared Tharp 7 2-6 18, Cody McClung 3 0-0 6, Eric Peyatt 7 0-2 14, Austin Hill 3 0-0 7. Totals: 21 3-10 48.

L    13    11    10    20    —    54

NC    12    7    15    14    —    48

3-point goals — L: 5 (Lyons 3, Prater, Klucarich); NC: 3 (Tharp 2, Hill). Fouled out — NC (Ray, Peyatt, Hill).



Tug Valley 74, Greater Beckley Christian 61

NAUGATUCK — Mikey Newsome led three players in double figures with 22 points as Tug Valley defeated Greater Beckley Christian.

Austin Brewer added 17 points and Thomas Baisden 12 for the Panthers (6-1).

The Crusaders (4-1) got 21 points, five assists and four rebounds from Javonne Staunton-Bailey. Elisha Kidd and Keith Mullins each added 16.

Greater Beckley Christian will visit Sherman Monday.



Greater Beckley Christian (4-1)

Javonne Staunton-Bailey 7 5-9 21, Elisha Kidd 6 1-1 16, Adam Cook 0 0-0 0, Paul David Payne 0 0-0 0, Brent Daniels 2 0-0 4, Keith Mullins 3 8-9 16, Anthony Helton 2 0-6 4, Ethan Lehman 0 0-0 0. Totals: 20 14-25 61.

Tug Valley (6-1)

Austin Brewer 5 7-8 17, Mikey Newsome 6 9-10 22, Thomas Baisden 5 2-2 12, Aaron Muncy 2 4-4 9, Hayden Sturgill 1 0-0 2, Cory Dillon 4 0-0 8, Austin Baisden 2 0-3 4, Josh White 0 0-0 0. Totals: 25 22-27 74.

GBC    14    15    12    20    —    61

TV    15    20    14    25    —    74

3-point goals — GBC: 7 (Staunton-Bailey 2, Kidd 3, Mullins 2); TV: 2 (Newsome, Muncy). Fouled out — GBC: Helton.



Valley 55, Greenbrier West 41

SMITHERS — Class A No. 9 Valley used a balanced scoring attack to defeat Class A No. 8 Greenbrier West to remain undefeated.

Raeshawn Breckenridge led the Greyhounds with 11 points,  Henry Baron added nine and Eric McGinnis and Zach Warden scored eight points apiece.

Alex Hendrix led the Cavaliers with 11 points and Josh Martin had 10 points.

Valley (5-0) hosts Van Wednesday.



Greenbrier West (6-2)

Alex Hendrix 5 1-4 11, Josh Martin 4 2-2 10, Corey Cox 1 1-2 3, Austin Ransom 1 2-2 5, Chris Gabbert 0 2-2 2, Brandon Gwinn 1 0-1 2, Zach Johnson 0 2-4 2, Colby Ennis 1 1-2 4, Jarod Jennings 1 0-0 2. Totals: 13 11-19 41.

Valley (5-0)

Henry Baron 4 0-0 9, Keyshawn Payne 1 0-0 3, Raeshawn Breckenridge 5 0-2 11, Cody Winter 1 1-2 3, Zach Warden 4 0-2 8, Donte Wilkerson 2 1-1 6, Eric McGinnis 3 0-0 8, Drew Bolen 3 1-1 7. Totals: 23 3-8 55.

GW    10    8    13    10    —    41

V    11    15    11    18    —    55

3-point goals — GW: 2 (Ransom, Ennis); V: 6 (Baron, Payne, Breckenridge, Wilkerson, McGinnis 2). Fouled out — none.



Midland Trail 69, Fayetteville 44

HICO — Junior Rickie Carter posted a double-double to lead the Midland Trail Patriots past Fayetteville in a clash of county rivals. Carter finished with 19 points and 14 rebounds.

Jake Grimmett added 16 points and five assists, while Collin Carte scored 12 points for the Patriots.

Zach Semple led the Pirates with 10 points.

Midland Trail hosts Lincoln County tonight.



Fayetteville (1-5)

Aaron Krise 3 0-2 6, Zach Semple 5 0-0 10, Jake Alton 2 1-2 5, Tyler McVey 2 0-0 6, LJ White 1 1-4 3, Will Dooley 4 0-0 9, Caleb Bailes 0 1-2 1, Dylan Doyle 2 0-1 4. Totals: 19 3-11 44.

Midland Trail (1-5)

Jake Grimmett 5 4-5 16, Collin  Carte 4 1-4 12, Tyler Skaggs 3 2-2 9, Rickie Carter 7 5-6 19, Austin Burdette 2 0-0 4, Ryan Wilson 3 0-0 6, Tristin Minor 1 0-0 3. Totals: 25 12-17 69.

F    12    6    14    12    —    44

MT    17    24    14    14    —    69

3-point goals — F: 3 (McVey 2, Dooley); MT: 7 (Grimmett 2, Carte 3, Skaggs, Minor). Fouled out — F (Alton).



Webster County 80, Richwood 57

UPPER GLADE — Class AA No. 6 Webster County jumped out to a commanding 40-15  halftime lead and rolled past Richwood Friday.

Brett Morris had a huge night with 35 points, seven rebounds and five blocks to lead the Highlanders.

Dalton Davis chipped in 11 points and Hunter Given added nine points for Webster County.

Zach Bennett led the Lumberjacks with 17 and Levi Mowery scored 16.

Webster County (6-1) travels to Ravenswood tonight.



Richwood (3-7)

Zach Bennett 6 1-4 17, Ryan Bennett 1 4-6 6, Ben Weber 3 1-2 7, Ben Beaver 1 0-0 2, Griffin Snyder 0 2-2 2, Justin Kitzmiller 1 0-0 3, Larry Gwinn 2 0-0 4, Levi Mowery 4 6-6 16. Totals: 18 14-20 57.

Webster County (6-1)

Robbie Cogar 2 0-0 5, Lance Stout 2 0-0 5, Dalton Davis 5 0-0 11, David Muzny 2 1-4 5, Brett Morris 13 6-8 35, Hunter Given 3 3-10 9, Tyler Anderson 2 0-0 5, Logan Taylor 2 0-0 5, Stephen Cogar 0 1-4 1. Totals: 31 11-26 80.

R    5    10    19    23    —    57

WC    20    20    14    26    —    80

3-point goals — R: 7 (Z. Bennett 4, Kitzmiller , Mowry 2); WC: 7 (Morris 3, R. Cogar, Stout, Davis, Anderson). Fouled out — none.



GIRLS PREP BASKETBALL

Summers County 68, Shady Spring 28


HINTON — Brandy Morrison scored 12 points and grabbed eight rebounds as Class AA No. 4 Summers County breezed by Shady Spring.

Avery Pivont scored a game-high 13 points, and Tyra Wynes made seven steals.

Kaylee Dickenson had 11 points and 10 rebounds for Shady.

The Lady Bobcats (9-1) will visit top-ranked and reigning state champion Westside Monday.

 

Shady Spring

Kaylee Dickenson 5 1-2 11, Morgan Hylton 2 2-4 8, McKenzie Severt 1 0-0 2, Brooklyn Meador 0 1-2 1, Kelsey Collins 1 0-0 2, Morgan Brown 2 0-0 4. Totals: 11 4-8 28.

Summers County (9-1)

Haley Shrewsbury 2 0-0 4, Avery Pivont 6 0-0 13, Abby Taylor 4 0-0 8, Brennah Davis 0 2-2 2, Emily Smith 1 0-0 2,  Tyra Wynes 2 5-6 9, Brandy Morrison 5 2-6 12, Brittany Bonds 2 7-8 11, Shelby Smith 2 4-6 8. Totals: 23 21-30 68.

SS    10    3    10    5    —    28

SC    12    21    17    18    —    68

3-point goals — SS: 2 (Hylton 2); SC: 1 (Pivont). Fouled out — SS: Dickenson, Severt.



PikeView 55, Bluefield 45

GARDNER — Lyndsay Thompson scored 18 points and grabbed 17 rebounds to lead the PikeView Lady Panthers past county rival Bluefield.

Hope Nester added 10 points, six assists and six steals for PikeView.

Freshman Destiney Sims led Bluefield with 14 points and Tyra Jackson scored 10 points.

PikeView (4-5) hosts Scott today at 4 p.m.



Bluefield (6-5)

Kaitlyn Thompson 2 2-2 6, Destiney Sims 5 2-9 14, Dazia Edwards 2 0-5 4, Tyra Jackson 3 4-7 10, Jessica Hayden 1 0-0 2, Abby Atwell 1 0-0 2, Sheila Hopkins 2 3-8 . Totals: 15 11-31 45.

PikeView (4-5)

Laura Hill 1 2-2 4, Hope Nester 3 4-8 10, Madison May 1 2-2 5, Lauryn Hatfield 1 1-2 3, Alexis May 1 5-9 7, Lyndsay Hatfield 8 2-4 18, Courtney White 1 2-4 4, Savannah Runion 2 0-0 4. Totals: 18 18-31 55.

B    5    16    7    17    —    45

PV    18    14    14    9    —    55

3-point goals — B: 2 (Sims 2); PV: 1 (M. May). Fouled out — B (Hopkins), P (Hill, Nester, White).



Pendleton County 48, Pocahontas County 45

FRANKLIN — Hillary Ord had a double-double to lead Pendleton County to an an upset win over Class A No. 6 Pocahontas County. Ord finished with 14 points and 11 rebounds.

Bobbie McNabb led the Warriors with a game-high 19 npoints to go along with seven rebounds.

Pocahontas County hosts Charleston Catholic today at 2 p.m.



Pocahontas County (8-4)

Olivia Workman 2 0-3 4, Heather Snead 1 0-0 2, Allison Jonese 1 0-0 2 Lorena Rose 1 2-4 4, Bobbie McNabb 6 6-7 19, Tristen Day 3 7-12 14. Totals: 14 15-26 45.

Pendleton County (4-5)

Kaylee Edwards 4 0-0 10, Nicole Hedrick 1 0-1 2, Hillary Ord 4 2-4 14, Danielle Gray 3 2-5 8, Raven Turner 1 0-0 2, Alena Mendoza 0 3-5 3, Seara Mallow 1 2-3 5, Alexis Turner 1 2-3 4. Totals: 15 11-21 48.

Po    8    15    14    8    —    44

Pe    12    9    19    8    —    48

3-point goals — PC: 2 (McNabb, Day); 7: (Ord 4, Edwards 2, Mallow). Fouled out — PC (Snead).



Time change

The start time for tonight’s girls basketball game between Fayetteville and Richwood has been moved to 6 p.m. The game is part of the Hometown Invitational Tournament and will be played at the Fayette County Memorial Building.