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February 24, 2014

AARON SNYDER: Cutting right to the action


ASHLAND — Snyder's NEKY Super Seven


1. Johnson Central (20-6)

2. Fleming County (19-9)

3. Rowan County (20-9)

4. Ashland (19-8)

5. Boyd County (17-13)

6. Lawrence County (19-9)

7. Lewis County (15-12)

Look who’s knocking (next two in): Elliott County, East Carter.


1. East Carter (27-2)

2. Ashland (20-7)

3. Boyd County (21-8)

4. Lewis County (18-10)

5. Fleming County (17-10)

6. Bath County (15-8)

7. Johnson Central (17-11)

Look who’s knocking (next two in): Russell, Rowan County.

30-Point Club

Bath County’s Blake Maze nearly dropped 30 in the first half against Fairview. He had 29 at the break en route to a 34-point performance.

Hunter Holbrook was sizzling beyond the arc as he hit six 3-pointers on his way to 30 points. The Elliott County Lion’s hot hand was crucial against West Carter.

Fleming County’s Troy Steward, certainly no stranger to this section, accumulated 30 in a Panthers’ win over Campbell County.

Tweet the PG

Follow the Point Guard on Twitter, @DindependentQB, for local sports news and scores. You can also find sports writer Zack Klemme roaming around in Twitter-land, @zklemmeADI.

And the Oscar goes to…

Make sure to check back next week for the annual Academy Awards of 16th Region basketball, a totally fake production with no real red carpet but plenty of nominees and hardware winners! OK, fine, there are no actual trophies even though I lobbied for The Independent to make life-size gold duplicates of my face to give to the chosen few.

See you next week!

AARON SNYDER can be reached at asnyder@dailyindependent.com or (606) 326-2664.


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