The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia

February 22, 2014

ROUNDUP: Logan stuns Spartans 73-69


From Staff Reports

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Logan 73, Greenbrier East 69


Acord scored 30 points to lead Logan to an upset win over Class AAA No. 6 Greenbrier East Friday at the Logan Fieldhouse.

Braxton Goff added 15 points, Brynden Street had 14 and Zak Miller added 12 for the Wildcats.

Rondale Watson led the Spartans with 33 points, Ty Walker added 10 points and Obi Romeo grabbed 10 boards for East.

Greenbrier East (14-5) hosts Nicholas County tonight.



Greenbrier East (14-5)

Ben Allen 2 2-5 6, Ryan Lindsey 1 1-2 3, Obi Romeo 3 2-2 8, Rondale Watson 12 4-10 33, Tyler Canterbury 3 1-2 9, Ty Walker 3 4-5 10. Totals: 24 14-26 69.

Logan (8-10)

Zac Acord 8 10-12 30, Zak Miller 4 1-3 12, Braxton Goff 4 7-8 15, Brynden Street 3 8-13 14, Seth Barker 1 0-0 2, Josh rein 0 0-2 0, Trevor Abbot 0 0-1 0. Totals: 20 26-39 73.

3-point goals — GE: 7 (Watson 5, Canterbury 2); L: 7 (Acord 4, Miller 3).



Westside 80, Liberty 52

CLEAR FORK — Justin Cogar scored 22 points and grabbed 11 rebounds to lead Westside. Will Fox added 12 points and 10 assists and Jordan Browning added 12 points and 11 rebounds.

Corey Bowles added 19 points for the Renegades including five 3-point buckets.

Trevor McGhee led the Raiders with 11 points.

Westside (15-5) travels to Beckley Monday for a clash with Class AAA No. 4 Woodrow Wilson.



Liberty (10-10)

Dylan Keel 2 2-5 7, Austin Roop 1 2-7 5, Devin Acord 1 5-6 8, Tre McDowell 2 0-0 5, Trevor McGhee 3 3-8 11, Richard Hairston 3 0-3 6, Dylan Dickens 2 5-6 9, Jacob Stump 0 1-2 1. Totals: 14 18-37 52.

Westside (15-5)

Will Fox 4 4-4 12, Jordan Browning 5 2-2 12, Corey Bowles 7 0-0 19, Scott Jenkins 1 0-0 3, Justin Kenneda 1 0-0 3, Levi Lambert 3 0-0 8, Justin Cogar 9 4-7 22, Dalton McComas 0 1-2 1. Totals: 30 11-15 80.

L    21    6    11    14    —    52

W    14    24    23    19    —    80

3-point goals — L: 6 (Keel, Roop, Acord, McDowell, McGhee 2); W: 9 (Bowles 5, Jenkins, Kenneda, Lambert 2). Fouled out — Lambert (W), Keel, McDowell (L).



Wyoming East 73, Mount View 44

WELCH — Senior sharpshooter Taron Ayers  paced the Class AA No. 4 Warriors with 18 points and seven assists in just over two quarters of play. Christian Hedinger added 13 points while Michael Hayworth scored 12.

Mount View’s Marlon Marrs scored nine points, while Rashawn Brooks scored eight.

Wyoming East will take on Class AAA rival Oak Hill today at 12:30 p.m. in New Richmond.



Wyoming East (15-3)

Austin Canada 4 0-0 10, Taron Ayers 7 3-3 18, RJ Folden 1 0-0 2, John Morgan 1 3-3 5, Logan Blankenship 0 6-7 6, Michael Haywotrth 4 2-2 12, Christian Hedinger 5 3-3 13, David Carte 2 1-2 5, Michael Bland 0 0-2 0, Jonathan Sims 1 0-0 2. Totals: 25 18-22 73.

Mount View

Rashawn Brooks 2 2-2 8, Joseph Hayes 1 0-0 2, Jaedon Burress 1 2-2 4, Timothy Nowlin 2 0-0 5, Kenneth Brown 1 1-3 3, Ellis Bryson 3 0-0 6, Marquis Bonds 0 0-2 0, Donnell Bonds 2 1-1 5, Marlon Marrs 4 1-2 9, Juwan Diggs 1 0-1 2. Totals: 17 7-13 44.

WE    21    17    20    15    —    73

MV    9    17    6    12    —    44

3-point goals — WE: 5 (Canada 2, Ayers, Hatworth 2); MV: 3 (Brooks 2, Nowlin). Fouled out — none.



Nicholas County 75, Midland Trail 50

HICO — Cody McClung buried four 3-point baskets and finished with 24 points to lead the Grizzlies and Jared Tharp added 18 points.

Rickie Carter and Seth Crosier led the Patriots with 13 points apiece. Carter also had 10 rebounds for Trail.

Nicholas County (12-7) travels to Greenbrier East today and Midland Trail hosts Sherman today at 3 p.m. in the West Virginia Hometown Invitational Tournament.



Nicholas County (12-7)

Jacob Grose 2 1-1 6, Jared Tharp 8 0-0 18, Jacob Hopkins 1 5-5 8, Justin Browning 4 0-2 8, Cody McClung 9 2-2 24, Michael Whitlock 0 2-2 2, Eric Peyatt 3 0-0 6, Ryan Parker 1 0-0 2, Zach McCourt 0 1-2 1. Totals: 28 11-14 75.

Midland Trail (7-10)

Steven Blume 2 3-4 7, Collin Carte 3 3-4 9, Cyrus Jackson 3 0-0 6, Seth Crosier 5 3-4 13, Rickie Carter 6 1-1 13, Jared Stover 0 2-2 2. Totals: 19 12-15 50.

NC    22    8    22    23    —    75

MT    9    12    17    12    —    50

3-point goals — NC: 8 (Grose, Tharp 2, Hopkins, McClung 4); MT: Players. Fouled out — none.



Victory Baptist Academy 74, Mountain State Christian Academy 49

Victory Baptist Academy outscored Mountain State Christian Academy 40-21 in the second half, to grab a 74-49 win and advance to today’s West Virginia Christian Athletic Association championship game.

Chase Cook poured in 25 points to lead the Saints and Jared Richmond added 20 points.

Daniel Cannon chipped in 10 points and Nathan Richmond scored nine for Victory Baptist.

Austin Crude scored 18 and Jeremiah Crude scored 13 to lead Mountain State Christian Academy.

Victory Baptist Academy (14-3) plays Pipestem Christian for the championship today at 3:30 p.m. at Appalachian Bible College.

Mountain State Christian Academy (10-3)

Austin Cude 9 0-0 18, Seth Goodpaster 2 2-2 7, Isaiah Oiler 4 1-1 11, Jeremiah Cude 5 3-6 13. Totals: 20 6-9 49.

Victory Baptist Academy (14-3)

Chase Cook 12 1-4 25, Jared Richmond 8 3-7 20, Brandon Massie 1 1-2 3, Daniel Cannon 4 2-3 10, Brandon Radford 3 0-0 7, Nathan Richmond 4 1-2 9. Totals: 32 8-18 74.

MS    12    16    11    10    —    49

VBA    13    21    22    18    —    74

3-point goals — MS: 3 (Goodpaster, Oiler 2); VB: 2 (Radford, J. Richmond). Fouled out — J. Cude (MS).



Greater Beckley Christian 71, Cross Lanes Christian 45

SUMMERSVILLE — Javonne Staunton-Bailey scored a game-high 23 points and Elisha Kidd added 22 points to lead Greater Beckley Christian past Cross Lanes Christian Friday in the West Virginia Christian Athletic Tournament.

Freshman Isaiah Francis added 11 points for the Crusaders.

Brock Norman scored 19 points for Cross Lanes Christian.

Greater Beckley Christian (14-4) tries to defend its WV CAT championship today when they battle Teays Valley Christian at 5:30 for the 2013-14 WV CAT championship.



Cross Lanes Christian 45

James Jeffrey 1 0-0 2, Tyler Corbin 3 1-2 8, Ryan Corbin 2 0-0 5, Chase Ferrell 0 2-2 2, Zach Matheny 1 0-0 2, Brock Norman 5 9-12 19, Kyle Davis 3 0-0 7. Totals: 15 12-16 45.

Greater Beckley Christian (14-4)

Javonne Staunton-Bailey 8 6-8 23, Elisha Kidd 6 5-6 22, Isaiah Francis 3 4-4 11, Brent Daniels 3 0-0 6, Joseph Cornett 2 2-4 6, Anthony Helton 1 0-0 2, Ethan Lehman 0 1-2 1. Totals: 23 18-24 71.

CL    14    19    6    6    —    45

GBC    18    19    16    19    —    71

3-point goals — CL: 3 (T. Corbin, R. Corbin, Davis); GBC: 7 (Staunton-Bailey, Kidd 5, Francis). Fouled out — Norman, Davis (CL).



Richwood 53, Fayetteville 50

RICHMOND — Richwood jumped out to a 37-19 halftime lead, but had to hold off a furious Fayetteville rally to defeat the Pirates 53-50 Friday.

Ben Weber led the Lumberjacks with 16 points, while Levi Mowery added 14 and John Bard had 13 points.

Ricky Meadows scored 18 points to lead Fayetteville and Caleb Bailes scored 11 for the Pirates.

Richwood (7-10) hosts Greenbrier West tonight and Fayetteville plays Pocahontas County at noon today in the West Virginia Hometown Invitational at Midland Trail High School.



Fayetteville (4-14)

Caleb Bailes 5 1-2 11, Will Fenton 2 0-0 5, Tasheem Saunders 3 1-4 8, Ricky Meadows 7 0-0 18, Will Dooley 2 0-0 4, Timmy Holster 2 0-0 4. Totals: 21 2-6 50.

Richwood (7-10)

Levi Mowery 4 3-4 14, John Bard 2 9-10 13, Ben Weber 7 2-4 16, Braden Johnson 3 0-0 6, Griffin Snyder 1 0-0 2, Ben Beaver 1 0-0 2. Totals: 18 14-18 53.

F    10    9    16    15    —    50

R    14    23    5    11    —    53

3-point goals — F: 6 (Meadows 4, Fenton, Saunders); R: 3 (Mowery 3). Fouled out — none.



PikeView 88, Summers County 44

HINTON — Jason Weitzel scored a game-high 23 points and Zach Meadows added 19 as PikeView doubled up Summers County.

Tanner Farley finished with 14 and Bradley Flinchem 11 for the Panthers.

Summers (7-10) got 11 from Matt Ryan and 10 from Dakota Thomas.

The Bobcats will visit James Monroe on Monday.



PikeView

Nathan Taylor 0 1-2 1, Seth Wood 2 0-0 4, Seth Meadows 2 0-0 5, Bradley Flichem 5 1-2 11, Tanner Farley 5 1-2 14, Hunter Hill 3 1-2 9, Slone Norman 1 0-0 2, Jason Weitzel 9 0-1 23, Zach Meadows 8 3-4 19. Totals: 35 7-13 88.

Summers County (7-10)

Matt Ryan 5 1-2 11, Jacob Lively 3 0-0 7, Dakota Thomas 5 0-0 10, Anthony Cales 1 0-0 2, Ashton Garten 3 0-0 8, Antonio Ford 2 2-2 6. Totals: 18 3-4 44.

PV    21    24    21    22    —    88

SC    11    12    14    7    —    44

3-point goals — PV: 11 (Weitzel 5, Hill 2, Farley 3, S. Meadows); SC: 3 (Garten 2, Lively). Fouled out — none.



Greenbrier West 67, Webster County 43

UPPER GLADE — Kaleb Hamrick scored 16 points to lead the Cavliers. Corey Cox added 12 and Pat Hendrix had 11.

Logan Taylor and Robbie Cogar scored nine each for the Highlanders.

Webster County (6-12) hosts Calhoun County today.



Greenbrier West (11-6)

Adam Tygrett 1 0-0 2, Corey Cox 5 2-2 12, Austin Ransom 1 2-2 4, Pat Hendrix 5 1-1 11, Chris Corbett 3 0-0 6, Tyler Keatley 2 0-0 4, Jared Jennings 3 0-0 7, Kaleb Hamrick 8 0-0 16, Jacob Burke 2 1-2 5. Totals: 30 6-7 67.

Webster County (6-12)

Evan Wayne 1 0-0 2, Logan Taylor 4 1-1 9, Dalton Davis 1 2-2 4, Robbie Cogar 4 0-0 9, Walker Rose 1 0-0 2, Travis Williams 1 2-2 5, Jake Thayer 1 0-0 2, Brian Andrews 2 1-2 5, Dalton Gray 0 1-2 1, Steven Cogar 1 2-4 4. Totals: 16 9-13 43.

GW    23    13    19    12    —    67

WC    10    14    15    4    —    43

3-point goals — GW: 1 (Jennings); WC: 2 (R. Cogar, Williams). Fouled out — none.



Late Thursday

Summers County 85, Pocahontas County 74


DUNMORE — Jacob Lively and Matt Ryan scored 24 and 23 points, respectively, as Summers downed host Pocahontas County.

Ashton Garten added 17 and Dakota Thomas 13 for Summers.

Pocahontas got 21 from Dalton Irvine.



Summers County

Matt Ryan 8 6-6 23, Jacob Lively 7 6-8 24, Dakota Thomas 5 3-4 13, Anthoy Cales 1 0-0 2, Ashton Garten 5 7-8 17, Antonio Ford 2 2-2 6. Totals: 28 25-28 85.

Pocahontas County

Ryan Dilley 0 3-4 3, J.D. Hensler 2 0-2 4, Corey Robertson 1 3-4 5, Dalton Irvine 9 2-7 21, Adam Irvine 5 0-1 10, Steven Mick 3 1-2 7, Braxton Ryder 6 2-2 16, Brady Jones 3 2-3 8. Totals: 29 13-25 74.

SC    19    25    24    17    —    85

PC    14    15    24    21    —    74

3-point goals — SC: 5 (Lively 4, Ryan); PC: 3 (D. Irvine, Ryder 2). Fouled out — none.



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Midland Trail 52, Richwood 44


MONTGOMERY — Midland Trail defeated Richwood Friday in the opening round of Class A Region 3, Section 1 play at WVU Tech.

Emily Carte scored 19 points and grabbed 11 rebounds to lead the Lady Patriots, while Marissa Workman scored 14 points and grabbed eight rebounds. Madison Syner also had 14  rebounds.

Hannah Brown led Richwood with 14 points and Demmi Smallwood had 13.

Midland Trail advances to play Meadow bridge Tuesday at WVU Tech.



Richwood (1-18)

Megan Chambers 5 2-2 13, Erica Lawrence 3 0-0 6, Demmi Smallwood 1 0-0 2, Hannah Brown 5 1-2 14, Cora Younts 1 0-0 2, Jenn Shelford 1 0-0 2, Hannah Green 1 3-6 5. Totals: 17 6-10 44.

Midland Trail (9-11)

Haley Nickell 0 1-2 1, Jesika Cooper 2 4-4 9, Emily Carte 8 2-2 19, Marissa Workman 5 3-4 14, Emily Keeney 2 0-0 4, Madison Syner 1 3-4 5. Totals: 18 13-16 52.

R    5    15    18    6    —    44

MT    7    15    13    17    —    52

3-point goals — R: 4 (Chambers, Brown 3); MT: 3 (Cooper, Carte, Workman). Fouled out — none.



Victory Baptist Academy 50, Beth Haven Christian Academy 29

Emily Butcher scorched the nets for 26 points to lead Victory Baptist Academy past Beth Haven Christian Academy 50-29 Friday to earn a spot in today’s West Virginia Christian Athletic Association championship game.

Eden Stack added nine points and Abby Gregory scored eight points for the Lady Saints.

Ashton Fry led Beth Haven Christian Academy with 13 points.

Victory Baptist Academy (5-6) plays Seneca Trail Christian Academy in the championship game today at 2 p.m. at Appalachian Bible College.



Beth Haven Christian Academy (2-7)

Ashton Fry 4 2-8 13, Hannah Browning 3 1-2 7, Charity Deberry 2 0-1 5, Megan Hager 2 0-0 4. Totals: 11 1-3 29.

Victory Baptist Academy (5-6)

Eden Stack 4 1-2 9, Emily Butcher 12 2-11 26, Emily Green 2 1-2 5, Abby Gregory 4 0-0 8, Emily Markham 1 0-0 2. Totals: 23 4-15 50.

BH    6    9    9    3    —    29

VBA    12    13    12    13    —    50

3-point goals — BH: 4 (Fry 3, Deberry); VB: none. Fouled out — none.



Pocahontas County 70, Pendleton County 44

DUNMORE — Bobbie McNabb scored a game high 22 points for the Lady Warriors in their annual “Pink-Out Cancer” game.

Teammate Tristin Day scored 21 points, and  Sarah Ryder added 19 points along with nine rebounds.

Pendleton County’s Hillary Ord scored 14 points.

Pocahontas County will travel to Kanawha County tonight to take on Charleston Catholic.



Pendleton County (9-11)

Alexis Turner 1 1-2 3, Megan Keller 1 2-2 4, Brandy Roberts 1 0-0 2, Cheyenne Pitsenbarger 1 0-0 2, Kaylee Edwards 3 2-2 8, Seara Mallow 2 0-2 5, Megan Bowers 3 0-0 6, Hillary Ord 4 6-7 14. Totals: 16 11-15 44.

Pocahontas County (13-6)

Melissa Murphy 3 0-1 6, Sarah Ryder 8 2-3 19, Bobbie McNabb 6 7-7 22, Natalie Hatzell 1 0-0 2, Tristin Day 7 2-4 21. Totals: 25 11-15 70.

Pen    6    11    14    13    —    44

Poc    17    26    15    12    —    70

3-point goals — Pen: 1 (Mallow); Poc: 9 (Ryder, McNabb 3, Day 5). Fouled out — Raines (Pe).