The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia

February 17, 2013

ROUNDUP: Meadow Bridge, Midland Trail, Mount View take sectional wins


From Staff Reports

BECKLEY — GIRLS PREP BASKETBALL

Class A Region 3, Section 1

Meadow Bridge 48, Greenbrier West 37


MEADOW BRIDGE — All-stater Chandra Harrah was harassed by a box-and-one defense, but three other girls hit double figures to give Meadow Bridge a 48-37 victory Saturday.

Allison Gilkerson scored 16 points, and Caitlin White and Sarah Fleshman added 12 and 11, respectively, for the Wildcats. It was their eighth consecutive win.

Harrah was held to seven points.

West’s Rachel Redden led all scorers with 17 points. Kristen Harris chipped in 13.

Meadow Bridge will play at 7 p.m. Tuesday at second-seeded Valley.



Greenbrier West (4-13)

Rachel Redden 8 0-3 17, Kristen Harris 6 1-4 13, Amber Nutter 2 0-0 4, Emily Holliday 1 2-7 4, Shae Amick 1 1-2 3. Totals: 15 4-16 37.

Meadow Bridge (16-5)

Chandra Harrah 1 5-6 7, Allison Gilkerson 7 2-6 16, Sarah Fleshman 3 5-10 11, Caitlin White 4 3-5 12, Ally Redden 1 0-0 2. Totals: 15 13-27 48.

GW    9    8    6    14    —    37

MB    17    12    8    11    —    48

3-point goals — GW: 1 (Redden); MT: 1 (White). Fouled out — GW: Redden, Holliday.



Midland Trail 51, Richwood 47

RICHWOOD — Marissa Workman hit a key 3-pointer as Midland Trail withstood a big Richwood rally.

The Lumberjacks used full-court pressure to cut a 20-point deficit down to four points with 1:47 to play before Workman hit her third 3 of the game to break Richwood’s momentum.

Madison Syner paced Trail with 23 points, followed by Workman with 12 and Emily Carte with eight.

Breanna Mazzella topped Richwood with 17 points. Hannah Brown added 12.

Trail (6-13) will play at top-seeded Fayetteville at 7 p.m. Tuesday in the semifinals.



Midland Trail (6-13)

Kennedy Cochran 1 1-2 3, Jessica Cooper 0 4-6 4, Emily Carte 4 0-0 8, Marissa Workman 4 1-5 12, Hannah Legg 0 1-1 1, Madison Syner 11 1-1 23. Totals: 20 8-15 51.

Richwood (6-17)

Hannah Brown 5 0-0 12, Breanna Mazzella 7 3-3 17, Jamie Bailey 4 1-2 9, Hannah Green 2 1-2 5, Megan Chambers 2 0-1 4. Totals: 20 5-8 47.

MT    14    17    9    11    —    51

R    4    10    11    22    —    47

3-point goals — MT: 3 (Workman 3); R: (Brown 2). Fouled out — R: Hannah Matheny.



Class AA Region 3, Section 2

Mount View 46, River View 45


WELCH — Ashleigh Belfiore scored 16 points and Jordan Younger tallied 13 as Mount View held off River View.

Chelsey Dobbs scored 16 points and Phyllis Waldron had 12 for River View.

Mount View will play PikeView at 6 p.m. Tuesday in the semifinals at Princeton High School.



River View

Brittany Coeburn 0 1-2 1, Chelsey Dobbs 4 8-8 16, Kiersten Dority 3 2-6 8, Ellamae Johnson 1 0-0 2, Rebeckah Christian 0 1-4 1, Phyllis Waldron 4 4-8 12 Akasa Benton 1 3-6 5. Totals: 13 19-34 45.

Mount View (13-6)

Ashleigh Belfiore 7 1-2 16, Jordan Younger 6 1-4 13, Shyrell Johnson 0 1-2 1, Shamecca Perkins 2 0-0 4, Gazelle Brown 2 2-6 6, Victoria Bright 0 1-4 1, Jasmine Lash 0-2 0, Keisha Johnson 2 1-3 5. Totals: 19 7-23 46.

RV    9    2    15    21    —    45

MV    12    13    8    17    —    47

3-point goals — RV: None; MV: 1 (Belfiore). Fouled out — RV: Johnson; MV: Younger, Brown.

Regular season

Pocahontas County 49, Charleston Catholic 45

CHARLESTON — Class A No. 6 Pocahontas County knocked off perenial power Charleston Catholic for the second time this season, behind a 20-point effort from Tristin Day. Melissa Murphy and Bobbie McNabb chipped in seven each for the Warriors, while Olivia Workman scored five.

The Irish were led by 18 points from Samantha Fletcher and nine from Peyton Mullen.

Charleston Catholic (8-17) will begin play in the Region IV, Section 2 tournament at home against Buffalo on Wednesday.

Pocahontas County (15-5) will play the East Hardy-Paw Paw winner in the Region II, Section 2 tournament on Thursday.

Pocahontas County (15-5)

Olivia Workman 2 1-4 5, Heather Snead 2 0-0 4, Allison Jonese 2 0-0 4, Melissa Murphy 1 5-8 7, Marka Kane 1 0-0 2, Bobbie McNabb 2 2-2 7, Tristan Day 5 7-8 20. Totals 15 15-22 44.

Charleston Catholic (8-17)

Samantha Fletcher 6 6-9 18, Raegan Palmer 4 0-2 8, Simone Assaey 1 0-0 2, Cristiana O'Dell 1 0-2 2, Peyton Mullen 4 1-3 9, Anna Whelen 2 0-1 4, Ally Persily 1 0-0 2. Totals 19 7-17 45.

PC    14    17    8    10    —    49

H    11    10    14    10    —    45

3-point goals — PC: 4 (McNabb 1, Day 3); CC: None. Fouled out — none



WVCAT



Greater Beckley Christian 58, Pipestem Christian 53

SUMMERSVILLE — Greater Beckley pulled away in the second half to claim its first W.Va. Christian Athletics Tournament championship.

Keith Mullins scored 24 points, had six rebounds and was named the tournament MVP.

Javonne Staunton-Bailey added 14 points, 10 assists and 10 rebounds, while Brent Daniels scored eight and had eight rebounds and four blocks. (14-3).

The 14-3 Crusaders will play Monday at Midland Trail.

Austin Peyton scored 29 points and Alex Lane had 19 for Pipestem (19-3).



Pipestem (19-3)

Austin Peyton 13 0-0 29, Daniel Booth 0 0-0 0, Zane Worley 2 0-0 4, Alex Lane 9 1-2 19, Ethan Lane 0 0-0 0, Hunter Allen 0 0-0 0, Trevor Shorter 0 1-4 1. Totals: 24 2-6 53.

Greater Beckley (14-3)

Javonne Staunton-Bailey 5 4-7 14, Elisha Kidd 2 2-2 6, Adam Kirk 1 0-0 2, Brent Daniels 2 4-4 8, Keith Mullins 9 1-3 24, Anthony Helton 1 2-2 4. Totals: 20 13-18 58.

PC    12    20    11    10    —    53

GBC    19    11    17    11    —    58

3-point goals — PC: 3 (Peyton 3); GBC: 5 (Mullins 5).



Mount View 68, Man 43

MAN — Maurice Brown scored 25 points and Donnell Bonds added 11 more to key the Golden Knights.

John Kestner and Mike Rowe each netted 10 points for Man (8-15).

Mount View (13-5) will play at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday at Greenbrier East.



Mount View (13-5)

Tashaan Vineyard 1 2-2 4, Ishmyle Sawyers 2 3-3 7, William Johnson 2 3-4 7, Jerry Saunders 1 2-4 4, Antoine Calloway 2 3-4 8, Taylor Morrow 1 0-0 2, Maurice Brown 10 5-8 25, Donell Bonds  5 1-1 11. Totals: 24 19-26 68.

Man (8-15)

John Kestner 3 3-4 10, Chris Justice 0 2-3 2, Clay Brumfield 2 0-0 6, Kenny Adkins 3 0-0 7, Jake Adkins 2 0-2 4, Cayce Mullins 2 0-2 4, Mike Rowe 4 1-2 10. Totals: 18 6-13 43.

MV    10    20    12    26    —    68

M    7    14    14    9    —    43

3-point goals — MV: 1 (Calloway); M: (Kestner, Brumfield 2, Adkins, Rowe). Fouled out — M: Robert Caudill.



Late Friday

Liberty 83, Sherman 52

The Raiders captured a big win on Senior Night

Levi Cook led the way with 22 points and 18 rebounds. Trevor McGhee added 23 points and 14 boards, while seniors Michael Prater and Austin Lyons added 15 and six points, respectively.

Corey Smith and Cody Muncy each scored 14 points for Sherman (6-11).



Sherman (6-11)

Blake Brewer 2 1-3 6, Cody Muncy 5 2-3 14, Aaron Lowe 1 0-0 2, Garrett Lester 3 0-2 6, Duncan Breeden 1 0-0 2, Braden Harrah 1 1-2 3, Adam Pauley 1 0-0 2, Cory Smith 5 2-3 14, Tyler Stewart 1 0-0 3. Totals: 20 6-13 52.

Liberty (12-7)

Austin Lyons 2 2-3 6, Michael Prater 7 0-0 15, Levi Cook 8 6-12 22, Tre McDowell 2 0-0 4, Trevor McGhee 7 9-10 23, Devin Acord 1 3-6 5, Tanner Cantley 1 0-0 2, Josh Toney 1 0-0 2, Zach Epling 2 0-0 4. Totals: 31 20-31 83.

S    9    16    18    9    —    52

L    19    24    20    20    —    83

3-point goals — S: 6 (Brewer, Muncy 2, Smith 2, Stewart); L: 1 (Prater). Fouled out — Muncy.