Photo By Misty Green
By David Phillips
We finally were able to begin our basketball league for the season even though the snow was still lying around in places. The 1st game of the day was a 6-8 girls’ game and had Joey Wilkerson’s team winning over Chris Crowder’s team 25-2. For Joey, Allie Cliburn had 10 points, Keleigh Wilkerson had 6, Chloe Donoho had 5 and Kailen Donoho and Kennedy Fleming had 2 each. For Chris, Haley Davis had 2 points.
The 2nd game was a 6-8 girls’ game and had Nathan Gregory’s team defeating Laura Ward’s team 29-6. For Nathan, Jalynn Gregory had 12 points, Savannah Colvin had 8, Abby Shoulders had 6 and Allexis West had 3. For Laura, Briley Morgan had 4 points and Madisyn Goodall had 2.
The 3rd game was a 6-8 boys’ game and had Grace and Manning’s team winning over Brian Long’s team 22-6. For Grace and Manning, Connor Johnson had 11 points, Braydee Brooks had 7 and Alex Villanveva had 4. For Brian, Logan Williams and Samuel Reid had 3 points each.
The 4th game was a 6-8 boys’ game and had Wes Clayborne’s team defeating Greg Cline’s team 20-2. For Wes, Landon Colter and Carson Pedigo had 6 each, and Gavin Clayborne and Elliot McGuire had 4 each. For Greg, Brody Clariday had 2.
The 5th game was a 6-8 boys’ game and had Derek Meador’s team winning over Donnie Crawford’s team 28-17. For Derek, Isaac Meador had 17, Connor Trent had 6, Ryan Underwood had 3 and Oakley Stinson had 2. For Donnie, Tanner Gann had 8, Logan Whittemore had 5 and Ty Lowhorn and Tyler Jones had 2 points each.
The 6th game was a 9-12 girls’ game and had Shawn Carter’s team defeating Chad Shoulder’s team 13-2. For Shawn, Keeley Clariday and Bailey Porter had 4 points each, Keeley Carter and Krista Perkins had 2 each and Sydney Kemp had 1. For Chad, Marah King had 2 points.
The 7th game was a 9-12 girls’ game and had Kylie Clark’s team winning over Shayron Jenkins’ team 23-16. For Kylie, Lauren Henson had 10, Macy Raines had 6, Kameron Clark had 4, Bailey Morgan had 2 and Cayley Tuck had 1. For Shayron, Kristen Shoulders had 6 and Chloe Cliburn and Tamra Murphy had 5 each.
The 8th game was a 9-12 boys’ game and had Connie Shrum’s team defeating Barry Polston’s team 41-17. For Connie, Cayden Shrum and Kendrick Carter had 14 points each, Heston King had 8, Cole Carnahan had 3 and Seth Barber had 2. For Barry, Spencer Hogin had 8 points, Ben Burrow had 4, Landon Polston had 3 and Kade Allen had 2.
The 10th game was a 9-12 boys’ game and had Jason Marsh’s team defeating Joseph Cross’s team 24-16. For Jason, Dawson Brawner had 12, Houston Stafford and Aaron Colter had 4 each and Devon Dillehay, and Landon Wix had 2 each. For Joseph, Cameron Welch had 5 points, John Russell had 4, Carson Brawner had 3 and Stephen Lancaster and Hayden Wright had 2 each.
I hope that the weather will continue to work with us and enable us to continue on schedule with our season. We want to wish all the Macon County basketball teams good luck in their seasons as they get close to postseason time. Until next week, keep shooting those hoops and see you on the court!