The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia

February 9, 2013

Prep basketball roundup


From Staff Reports

BECKLEY — WVHIT boys schedule

The West Virginia Hometown Invitational Tournament is slated to conclude today in Summersville. Action starts at 9 a.m. and will culminate with the 7:30 p.m. championship game.

The lineup is as follows:

-- 9 a.m. — Valley-Wetzel vs. Fayetteville for 15th place;

-- 10:30 a.m. — Doddridge vs. Man for 13th place;

-- Noon — Cameron vs. Sherman for 11th place;

-- 1:30 p.m. — East Hardy vs. Midland Trail for ninth place;

-- 3 p.m. — South Harrison vs. Richwood for seventh place;

-- 4:30 p.m. — Tygarts Valley vs. Greenbrier West for fifth place;

-- 6 p.m. — Clay-Battelle vs. Valley-Buffalo loser for third place; and

-- 7:30 p.m. — St. Marys vs. Valley-Buffalo winner for first place.

The event is sponsored by Southern West Virginia Health System, a company of Lincoln Primary Care Center.

For more on the tournament, visit www.wvhit.com or follow on Twitter @WestVirginiaHIT.

Listen to live championship game-day coverage on Summersville’s WSWW 95.7 FM. Broadcasts can also be heard on 3ws957.com.



GIRLS PREP BASKETBALL

Summers County 59, PikeView 55


HINTON — Sophomore Avery Pivont scored 23 points as Summers County avenged an earlier loss to the Panthers.

Tyra Wynes added 10 points, eight assists and four steals for the Lady Bobcats, who improved to 13-5. They’ll host Charleston Catholic at 7:30 p.m. today as part of a boys-girls doubleader.

Hope Nester scored 21 points and Madison May had nine for PikeView (8-10).

Summers won the JV game 33-29 behind seven points from Brenna Davis.



PikeView (8-10)

Laura Hill 2 1-1 5, Bethany Bryant 1 0-0 3, Hope Nester 8 5-8 21, Madison May 3 3-3 9, Lauren Hatfield 0 2-2 2, Lyndsay Hatfield 3 0-0 7, Courtney White 2 4-4 8. Totals: 19 15-18 55.

Summers County (13-5)

Hayley Shrewsbury 0 1-2 1, Avery Pivont 8 6-8 23, Abby Taylor 1 1-4 3, Brenna Davis 1 2-6 4, Emily Smith 0 2-2 2, Tyra Wynes 4 2-5 10, Brandy Morrison 2 2-2 6, Shelby Smith 4 2-3 10. Totals: 20 18-32 59.

PV    8    16    16    15    —    55

SC    17    17    6    19    —    59

3-point goals — P: 2 (Bryant, Hatfield); SC: 1 (Pivont). Fouled out — PV (Hill); SC (Davis).



Westside 97, Oak Hill 6

OAK HILL — Morgan Spolarich scored 18 points to lead the defending Class AA state champions.

Mackenzie Endicott added 12 points and Hope Lester and Megan Endicott had 10 apiece for the 17-1 Lady Renegades. Mackenzie Endicott also had 13 rebounds.

Caeleah Teel scored four points for winless Oak Hill.

Westside will host Independence Tuesday.



Oak Hill (0-19)

Caelea Teel 2 0-0 4, Marria Humphey 1 0-0 2, Alyssa Barron 0 0-0 0, Sarah Kessler 0 0-0 0 Destini Davis 0 0-0 0. Totals: 3 0-0 6.

Home Team (17-1)

Morgan Spolarich 9 0-0 18, Hope Lester 4 1-1 10, Danielle Brown 3 0-0 8, Faith Davis 2 0-0 6, Megan Endicott 4 2-2 10, Kristin Hash 2 0-1 4, Mackenzie Endicott 6 0-0 12, Hope Davis 2 0-0 4, Lakyn Walker 4 0-0 9, Stephanie Brown 2 0-0 4, Brooke Milam 2 0-2 4, Beth Bledsoe 4 0-0 8. Totals: 44 3-6 97.

OH    0    2    0    4    —    6

W    32    22    22    21    —    97

3-point goals — OH: Players; W: 6 (Lester, D. Brown 2, S. Davis 2, Walker). Fouled out — none.



Meadow Bridge 50, Liberty 28

MEADOW BRIDGE — Senior Sarah Fleshman scored 19 points to lead Meadow Bridge past Liberty Friday for their fourth win in a row.

Allison Gilkerson chipped in 10 points and Chandra Harrah added eight points for the Lady Wildcats.

Jasmine Law led Liberty with nine points and Stacey Williams had eight points.

Meadow Bridge (12-5) hosts Hundred today at 4 p.m. in a third round game from the Hometown Invitational Tournament.



Liberty

Christina Brown 0 1-2 1, Shayla Stephens 0 1-2 1, Katana Bryant 1 2-3 4, Katie McGinnis 2 1-3 5, Stacey Williams 4 0-0 8, Jasmine Law 3 3-7 9. Totals: 10 8-17 28.

Meadow Bridge (12-5)

Chandra Harrah 2 2-4 8, Allison Gilkerson 3 4-4 10, Sarah Fleshman 6 6-12 19, Caitlin White 1 2-2 6, Alli Redden 1 1-6 3, Courtney Mullins 0 2-2 2, Sam Adkins 1 0-0 2. Totals: 15 15-25 50.

L    3    9    7    10    —    28

MB    8    12    21    9    —    50

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



Fayetteville 50, Montcalm 21

FAYETTEVILLE — Jessica Brown had a double-double to lead Class A No. 8 Fayetteville past Montcalm Friday. Brown scored 21 points and grabbed 17 rebounds.

Alvina Sedlock had another double figures scoring night with 13 points for Fayetteville.

Erica Hogan grabbed 11 rebounds and Madie Pritt had seven steals for the Lady Pirates.

Montcalm was led by Miranda Kendrick, Brenna Tyree and Hannah Johnson with five points apiece.

Fayetteville (13-4) travels to county rival Meadow Bridge Monday.  



Montcalm

Alexis Mabe 0 1-2 1, Miranda Kendrick 0 5-7 5, Brenna Tyree 0 5-8 5, Leslie Kelley 2 1-3 5, Hannah Johnson 2 0-0 5. Totals: 4 12-20 21.

Fayetteville (13-4)

Jessica Brown 8 5-10 21, Erica Hogan 2 0-0 4, Katelyn Sisler 1 1-2 3, Alvina Sedlock 6 0-2 13, Madie Pritt 0 1-2 1, Kathryn Peelish 1 1-1 3, Alyssa Sedlock 0 1-2 1, Janna Roerig 0 0-1 0, Kelsey Norris 1 0-0 2, Hannah Samples 1 0-0 2, Alexis Roles 1 0-0 2, Kaylee Wood 0 0-2 0, Leah England 0 0-2 0. Totals: 20 9-24 50.

M    5    4    4    8    —    21

F    20    8    14    8    —    50

3-point goals — M: 1 (Johnson); F: 1 (Alvina Sedlock). Fouled out — none.



Princeton 60, Capital 48

PRINCETON — Mckenzie Akers lit up the scoreboard for 28 points for the 15-3 Tigers.

Khadija Payne added 10 points and 10 rebounds to the win. Akers also had five assists.

India Hairston scored 14 points for Capital (8-10).



Capital (8-10)

India Hairston 5 3-3 14, Tatiyana Wood 0 0-2 0, Brianna Harris 2 2-4 4, Katie Crowder 0 2-2 2, Tiffany Reavis 3 0-0 6, Kearah Walker 2 0-0 5, Khadijah Lee 3 1-2 8, Deja Foster 3 3-10 9. Totals: 15 9-17 48.

Princeton (15-3)

Jessica Inman 2 0-0 5, Mckenzie Akers 8 9-10 28, Ashley Culicerto 1 0-0 3, Marissa Mullins 4 0-0 9, Khadija Payne 5 0-0 10, Hannah Preservati 0 0-0 0, Stephanie Lambert 2 0-0 5, Rachel Surface 0 0-0 0. Totals: 22 9-10 60.

C    4    11    11    22    —    48

P    13    17    15    15    —    60

3-point goals — C: 3 (Hairston, Walker, Lee); P: 7 (Inman, Akers 3, Culicerto, Mullins, Lambert). Fouled out — Players.



Late Thursday

Tucker County 68, Pocahontas County 51


PARSONS — Stephanie Butler and Amber Evans scored 17 points apiece to lead No. 5 Tucker County over No. 6 Pocahontas County.

Heather Snead, Melissa Murphy and Bobbie McNabb each scored 12 for the Warriors (12-5), who will host Pendleton County at 6:30 p.m. today.



Pocahontas County (12-5)

Olivia Workman 2 0-0 4, Heather Snead 4 3-3 12, Allyson Jonese 1 0-0 2, Melissa Murphy 3 6-10 12, Marka Kane 1 0-0 2, Bobbie McNabb 2 6-6 12, Tristan Day 3 0-0 7. Totals: 16 15-19 51.

Tucker County (13-4)

Aiyana Kachmarek 1 0-0 2, Olivia Miller 0 0-2 0, Bekah Simmons 2 5-9 9, Hunter Radford 1 2-6 4, Savannah Ambrose 7 0-0 14, Madison Mullenax 2 1-3 5, Stephanie Butler 5 6-8 17, Amber Evans 6 4-4 17. Totals: 24 18-32 68.

PC    9    17    17    10    —    51

TC    14    16    19    19    —    68

3-point goals — PC: 4 (Snead, McNabb 2, Day); TC: 2 (Butler, Evans). Fouled out — None.



BOYS PREP BASKETBALL

Shady Spring 80, PikeView 60


Chase Connor had a double-double to lead the host Shady Spring Tigers past PikeView Friday. Connor scored a game-high 34 points and had 10 assists in the win.

Juwan Rowe scored 16 points and Jordan Meadows added 15 points for the Tigers.

Jason Weitzel led the Panthers with 12 points, Zach Meadows scored 11 points and Seth Wood had 10.

Shady Spring (9-7) hosts Summers County Monday.



PikeView

Seth Wood 5 0-1 10, Bradley Flinchum 2 0-1 4, Austin Cordell 2 0-0 6, Jason Weitzel 4 6-8 12, Tanner Farley 3 0-0 7, Zach Meadows 5 0-3 11, Logan McKinney 3 2-2 8. Totals: 23 8-14 60.

Shady Spring (9-7)

Chase Connor 11 7-7 34, Drew Green 1 0-0 2, Steven Chhabra 0 0-2 0, Jordan Meadows 4 5-6 15, Tyler Bonds 3 1-2 7, Jacob Buckland 3 0-0 6, Juwan Rowe 8 0-1 16. Totals: 30 13-18 80.

PV    15    17    11    17    —    60

SS    18    21    19    22    —    80

3-point goals — PV: 4 (Cordell 2, Farley, Meadows); SS: 7 (Connor 5, Meadows 2). Fouled out — none.



Greenbrier West 64, Richwood 51

CHARMCO — Josh Martin erupted for 25 points to propel the Cavaliers.

Brandon Gwinn added 11 points for West (11-4), which will play Tygarts Valley at 4:30 p.m. today in the HIT tournament in Summersville.

John Bard led Richwood with 16 points. Zach Bennett and Ben Weber chipped in 11 points apiece.



Richwood

Levi Mallory 2 5-8 10, Zach Bennett 4 3-6 11, John Bard 6 0-1 16, Ryan Bennett 0 2-4 2, Ben Weber 3 5-7 11, Josh Kidwell 0 1-2 1. Totals: 15 16-28 51.

Greenbrier West (11-4)

Cory Cox 2 0-0 4, Chris Gabbert 1 0-0 2, Alex Hendricks 1 0-0 2, Pat Hendricks 1 0-0 2, Brandon Gwinn 3 4-4 11, Zach Johnson 2 1-2 5, Colby Ennis 2 0-0 4, Jared Jennings 1 1-2 4, Slade Sweet 1 0-0 2, Chase McClung 0 3-3 3, Josh Martin 10 5-7 25. Totals: 24 14-18 64.

R    7    9    15    20    —    51

GW    22    12    9    21    —    64

3-point goals — R: 5 (Bard 4, Mallory); GW: 2 (Gwinn, Jennings). Fouled out — R. Bennett.



Hundred 53, Montcalm 49

SUMMERSVILLE — Rusty Morris poured in 30 points to lead Hundred past Montcalm in the consolation round of the Hometown Invitational Tournament Friday.

Matt Pennington led Montcalm with 15 points and Darius Brodesser added 11 points.

Hundred captured 5th place in Division II.



Montcalm

Michael Blackwell 1 2-2 4, Andrew Agee 2 0-0 4, Darius Brodesser 5 0-0 11, Tyler Goins 1 0-0 2, Matt Pennington 6 2-2 15, Joshua Hamblin 1 1-2 3, Jacob Howard 1 2-2 4, Dustin Williams 2 2-6 6 . Totals: 19 9-14 49.

Hundred

Chris Varnar 2 2-4 6, Andrew King 3 0-0 7, Brandon Armstrong 1 3-10 5, Holden Moore 2 0-0 4, Rusty Morris 13 3-8 30, Kirk Schrader 0 1-2 1. Totals: 21 9-24 53.

V    14    4    12    19    —    49

H    14    9    18    12    —    53

3-point goals — M: 2 (Pennington, Brodesser); H: 2 (Morris, King). Fouled out — M (Hamblin, Williams).



Late Thursday

Greater Beckley Christian 71, Mercer Christian 16


Javonne Staunton-Bailey had a double-double to lead Class A No. 8 Greater Beckley Christian past Mercer Christian Thursday. Staunton-Bailey finished with 22 points, had 10 assists and eight steals.

Paul David Payne added 16 points, including five 3-point baskets and Brent Daniels scored 10 points for Greater Beckley.

Caleb Janning led Mercer Christian with seven points.

Greater Beckley (10-1) plays Class A No. 2 Tug Valley Saturday at the Raleigh County Convention Center.



Mercer Christian

Caleb Janning 3 0-0 7, JJ Easter 1 2-4 5, David Graham 1 0-0 2, Jacob Dove 1 0-0 2. Totals: 6 2-4 16.

Greater Beckley Christian (10-1)

Javonne Staunton-Bailey 9 3-3 22, Douglas Ernest 1 0-0 2, Adam Cook 4 0-0 8, Paul David Payne 5 1-2 16, Brent Daniels 4 2-3 10, Keith Mullins 3 1-3 7, Anthony Helton 1 0-2 2, Zeke Smith 2 0-0 4. Totals: 29 7-13 71.

MC    0    8    4    4    —    16

GB    18    18    22    13    —    71

3-point goals — MC: 2 (Janning, Easter); GB: 6 (Staunton-Bailey, Payne 5). Fouled out — none.�