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January 5, 2013

Raceland runs past Rose Hill

ASHLAND — Savannah Mackie and Savannah Cotton were too much for Rose Hill Christian on Friday night as Raceland cruised past the Lady Royals, 61-45, at Rose Hill.

Mackie tallied 18 points as Cotton put in 13.

Raceland (3-10) jetted out to a 36-24 advantage by halftime.

Myriah Porter led all scorers with 27 points and Paige Brammer chipped in 14 for Rose Hill (2-10).

RACELAND    21    15    14    11    —    61

ROSE HILL    14    10    9    12    —    45

Raceland (61) — Mackie 18, Keeton 9, Sipps 6, Cotton 13, Penix 1, Vanderhoof 8, Delcourt 3, Grubb 3, Fenney, Williams. 3-Pt. FG: 3 (Mackie 2, Keeton). FT: 12-18. PF: 16.

Rose Hill (45) — Porter 27, Brammer 14, Wehmeier 2, Steele 2, Grant, Crum, Sizemore. 3-Pt. FG: None. FT: 13-18. PF: 17.

FROM THURSDAY

BOYS

Raceland 64

Greenup Co. 56

LLOYD Raceland notched an always important 63rd District win on Thursday night at Greenup County High School.

The Rams (4-7) defeated the one-win Musketeers behind an all-around effort.

Tyler Morris led Raceland with 16 points. Zack Kelly contributed 15 and Chase Waddell 12. Waddell was clutch in closing the game out as he went 8 of 9 from the foul line in the final stanza.

Greenup County had three players with 13 points apiece — Robbie Dillon, Brandon Johnson and Jair Jackson.

RACELAND    22    8    18    16    —    64

GREENUP CO.    15    10    15    16    —    56

Raceland (64) — Messer 4, Waddell 12, Dixon 4, Pennington 5, Kelly 15, Morris 16, Brown 8. PF: 22. FT: 18-29. 3-point FGs: 6 (Kelly 3, Morris 3).

Greenup (56) — Ro. Dillon 13, Re. Dillon 2, Jackson 4, Johnson 13, Bond 10, Jackson 13, Cochran 1. PF: 24. FT: 13-24. 3-point FGs: 1 (Ro. Dillon).

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