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January 22, 2013

PREP ROUNDUP: Boyd wins big heading into Russell game

SUMMIT — Boyd County seems to have the number of its 64th District running mates.

After defeating Ashland on Friday, the Lions came back on Monday and routed Rose Hill 79-26 at Rose Hill Christian.

Austin Hunt and Clayton Meade had 11 points each, but it was little used bench player Reid Rowsey that stole the show.

The sophomore guard had 12 points in the fourth quarter and hit three 3-pointers in the game.

Thirteen Boyd County players scored in the game that saw the Lions outscore Rose Hill 43-12 in the second half.

Rose Hill (1-16) was led by junior Cameron Thomas, who had eight points.

Boyd County (12-9) have a huge region game tonight, when it takes on Russell at home.

BOYD COUNTY    18    18    21    22    —    79

ROSE HILL    4    10    6    6    —    26

Boyd County (79) — Hunt 11, Stacy 5, Taylor 7, Griffith 7, Jarrell 4, Anderson 2, Burgess 5, Mullins 5, Meade 11, Vaghi 2, Gauze 6, Rowsey 12, Preece 2, Wallace.  FT: 7-12. 3-PT FG: 6 (Rowsey 3, Hunt, Stacy, Burgess.)

Rose Hill (26) — Dudding 4, Senters 6, Thomas 8, Hamilton 2, Daniel 2, Shelton 3, Wilcox 2, Meridith, Cooper, Whitt-Cherry, Daniel, Hamilton. FT: 3-4. 3-PT FG: 1 (Shelton).

 

GIRLS

East Carter 65

Morgan County 22

GRAYSON East Carter continued its hot streak on Monday, winning its seventh straight game.

East Carter outscored Morgan County 38-5 in the first half on its way to the team’s 11th win in 12 games.

Sophomore Megan Stickler was the game’s leading scorer with 16 points. Lady Raiders’ guard Kristen Mayo was the only other player in double digits with 12 points.

East Carter (16-5) had 10 players score and hit seven 3-pointers in the game.

The Lady Raiders are in action again on Thursday when it travels to Greenup County.

MORGAN CO.    2    3    8    9    —    22

E. CARTER    20    18    16    11    —    65

Morgan County (22) — Elam 2, Gross 3, Cole 1, Ferguson 5, Hillman 3, Frederick 3, Vance 2, Lewis 3, Spencer, Roland, Ross. FT: 2-6. 3-PT FG: 4 (Ferguson, Hillman, Frederick, Lewis.)

East Carter (65) — Mayo 12, Greenhill 2, Stickler 16, Stumbo 9, Pennington 5, Hall 4, Bays 5, Damron 7, Thornberry 2, Boggs 3, Gee, Steele. FT: 10-14. 3-PT FG: 7 (Mayo, Stickler 2, Stumbo, Pennington, Damron, Boggs).

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