The Fayette Tribune, Oak Hill, W.Va.

January 1, 2014

SS girls, Valley boys are tourney winners


— In recent high school basketball games:



Shady Spring 52

Meadow Bridge 31


Abigail Gwinn scored a game-high 18 points and Morgan Hylton added 15 as Shady Spring defeated Meadow Bridge 52-31 Saturday to win the championship of the Wildcat Invitational.

Courtney Mullins led Meadow Bridge with 13 points.

Shady (3-4) defeated Oak Hill 70-48 in the semifinals. Meadow Bridge (5-1) will go to Richwood at 7 p.m. Thursday.

In the tournament’s middle school division, Ansted defeated Meadow Bridge 49-34 for the boys championship, while Marlinton  downed Richwood 36-27 in the consolation game. On the girls side, Meadow Bridge took the title with a 20-12 win over Ansted, and Marlinton beat Richwood 33-25 for third place.



Shady Spring (3-4)

Makenzie Severt 2 0-2 4, Morgan Hylton 6 1-1 15, Brooklyn Meador 0 0-0 0, Kelsea Collins 3 0-0 6, Abigail Gwinn 8 2-2 18, Emma Albright 3 0-0 6, Morgan Brown 0 0-0 0, Keyra Chitwood 0 0-0 0, Haley Harold 0 0-0 0, Bri Bevel 0 0-0 0, Rebecah Rudy 1 0-0 2. Totals: 23 3-5 52.

Meadow Bridge (5-1)

Ally Redden 1 2-3 4, Courtney Mullins 4 6-9 13, Caitlin White 2 3-8 9, Felicia Pomeroy 1 1-2 3, Shaely Redden 0 0-0 0, Sheyla Harless 0 0-0 0, Sam Adkins 0 0-0 0, Erica Pugh 0 0-0 0, Haley Wingerd 0 0-0 0, Megan Roach 0 0-0 0, Nicole Roach 0 0-0 0. Totals: 8 12-22 31.

SS   9    16    15    12    —    52

MB  8    10    11    2    —    31

3-point goals — SS: 3 (Hylton 3); MB: 3 (White 2, Mullins). Fouled out — none.



Valley 78

Sissonville 74


Henry Barron-Houchins scored 22 points as Valley defeated host Sissonville in the foul-plagued championship game of the Wesbanco Tournament.

Barron-Houchins was 13 of 17 at the line as the teams combined for 84 free throw attempts.

Zac Warden added 17 points and Raeshawn Breckenridge 16 for the Greyhounds, who defeated Ripley 51-34 in the semifinals.

Valley (4-0) will host Midland Trail Friday.



Valley (4-0)

Henry Barron-Houchins 4 13-17 22, Keyshawn Payne 2 0-0 4, Raeshawn Breckenridge 4 8-14 16, Zac Warden 4 8-8 17, Druw Bowen 4 0-0 8, Tracy Conliffe 0 2-4 2, Donte Wilkerson 2 4-8 9. Totals: 20 35-51 78.

Sissonville (2-3)

Robison 1 1-2 4, Taylor 0 0-2 0, Haritston 3 1-1 7, Brown 4 0-2 11, Newhouse 4 11-11 21, Bowlin 3 2-2 8, Miller 5 1-4 11, Rawson 2 5-9 10, McClung 2 0-0 4. Totals: 24 21-33 74.

V    15   15     18    15    15    —    78

S    10   11     11    21    11    —    74

3-point goals — V: 3 (Barron-Houchins, Warden, Wilkerson); S: 5 (Robison, Brown, Newhouse 2, Rawson). Fouled out — V: Bowen, S: Newhouse, Bowlin, Miller.



Woodrow 63

Oak Hill 36


The host Flying Eagle boys enjoyed a 41-16 edge in rebounding and overcame a cold shooting night to down the Red Devils Saturday.

Jalen Jones and Marc Logan led the Red Devils with nine points each. Joey Re added eight points.

Reserve center Noah Hancock paced Woodrow with 15 points, along with four rebounds. Carrington scored 12 points and had five steals along with his game-high 13 rebounds. Chase Hancock also had 12 points.

Oak Hill (2-3) plays at Fayetteville Friday.

Woodrow (1-1) travels to Greenbrier East Saturday.



Oak Hill (2-3)

Jalen Jones 1 7-8 9, Deonte Scruggs 0 0-0 0, Josh Jones 1 0-0 2, Marc Logan 4 0-0 9, Joey Re 3 1-4 8, Ian Hunt 1 2-2 4, Quenton Traynham 0 0-0 0, Joe Curry 0 0-0 0, Antonio Gray 1 0-0 2. Totals: 12 10-15 36.

Woodrow Wilson (1-1)

Jaylon Breckenridge 3 0-0 7, Nequan Carrington 6 0-0 12, Donte Nabors 2 3-4 8, Chase Hancock 4 4-6 12, Dai-Dai Fortune 2 0-0 4, Corey Acord 0 3-4 3, Noah Hancock 5 5-5 15, Nick Deems 0 0-0 0, 1 0-0 2, DeAndre Risner  1 0-0 2, Devon Bentley 0 0-0 0, Tarek Payne 0 0-0 0. Totals: 23 15-19 63.

OH   7    16    2    11    —    36

WW 15    21    9    18    —    63

3-point goals — OH: 2 (Logan, Re); WW: 2 (Breckenridge, Nabors). Fouled out — None.



Summers Co. 63

Meadow Bridge 58


T.J. Smith scored 21 points and had six steals as Summers County beat its Route 20 rival Saturday.

Matt Ryan added 13 points and Ashton Garten 11 for the Bobcats (2-2).

Meadow Bridge got 16 points and 17 rebounds from Kaleb Farr. Logan Pomeroy scored 16 points and Kyle Judy grabbed 10 boards.



Meadow Bridge

Logan Pomeroy 4 6-9 16, Kaleb Farr 7 2-3 16, Ryan Church 1 0-0 2, Marvin Bragg 2 1-1 6, Kyle Judy 4 1-2 9, Jake Parker 2 0-0 4, David Gainer 2 0-1 5. Totals:  22 10-16 58.

Summers County (2-2)

T.J. Smith 7 3-5 21, Matt Ryan 5 1-4 13, Ashton Garten 4 0-1 11, Jacob Livley 2 1-2 7, Dakota Thomas 5 0-0 10, Antonio Ford 10-0 2. Totals: 25 5-12 63.

MB   16    15    13    14    —    58

SC    11    22    9    21    —    63

3-point goals — MB: 4 (Pomeroy 2, Bragg, Gainer); SC: (Smith 4, Garten 2, Lively 2). Fouled out — none.



Gilmer County 79

Midland Trail 60


Austin Cunningham’s game-high 23 points led visiting Gilmer County past Midland Trail Saturday.

Noah Aviles added 14 and Corey Chapman 10 for the Titans (4-1).

Trail (2-2) got 22 from Collin Carte and 11 from Rickie Carter.

The Patriots (2-2) will visit Valley Friday.



Gilmer County (4-1)

Austin Ratliff 1 5-10 7, Noah Aviles 4 4-5 14, Nathan Allison 4 2-8 12, Colby Cunningham 3 0-0 8, Cole Haley 0 1-2 1, Austin Cunningham 8 6-10 23, Corey Grogg 2 0-0 4, Zach Chapman 2 4-6 10. Totals: 25 22-41 79.

Midland Trail (2-2)

Collin Carte 7 5-7 22, Cyrus Jackson 1 0-5 2, Seth Crosier 2 1-2 5, Rickie Carter 4 3-3 11, Jared Stover 2 3-7 7, Steven Blume 2 0-0 4, Gus Ellison 2 0-4 5, Ryan Wilson 2 0-0 4. Totals: 22 12-28 60.

GC   27    22    16    14    —    79

MT   17    11    17    15    —    60

3-point goals — GC: 7 (Aviles 2, Allison 2, C. Cunningham 2, A. Cunningham); MT: 4 (Carte 3, Ellison). Fouled out — MT: Carte, Wilson.



Fayetteville 54

Point Pleasant 31


The Fayetteville girls started the second quarter on an 18-1 run and beat Point Pleasant in the consolation game of the Spartan Holiday Tournament.

The Pirates got 18 points from Kendall Malay and 12 from Avina Sedlock.

Marlee Bruner scored 16 to pace Point Pleasant.

Fayetteville (4-3) visits Oak Hill Thursday.



Point Pleasant (0-10)

Charlie Leach 2 0-0 6, Jessica McCoy 1 1-2 3, Michela Cottril 0 1-2 1, Kasie Nibert 1 0-0 3, Kylie Crump 1 0-2 2, Marlee Bruner 3 10-15 16. Totals: 8 12-20 31.

Fayetteville (4-3)

Maddie Pritt 3 6-8 12, Avina Sedlock 3 1-4 7, Kathryn Peelish 0 1-2 1, Kendall Malay 6 6-10 18, Kaitlyn Sisler 1 1-3 3, Kaylee Wood 1 2-3 4, Faith Norris 1 0-0 2, Hannah Franklin 1 0-0 2, Larissa Roles 1 1-2 3, Brandi Richmond 0 2-2 2, Hannah Samples 0 0-1 0. Totals: 16 22-37 54.

PP   2    6    6    17    —    31

F     9    19    14    12    —    54

3-point goals — PP: 3 (Leach 2, Nibert); F: 0. Fouled out — PP: Leach, Crump.



Greater Beckley Christian 39

Oak Hill 37


Allie Warden led a balanced attack with 10 points as Greater Beckley Christian captured the consolation game of the Wildcat Invitational.

Beka Graham and Brooke Matheny scored nine points apiece for the Crusaders (2-3).

Alyssa Barron and Caelea Teel both had nine points for Oak Hill, while Madison Lilly scored eight.

Greater Beckley Christian will play Friday at Greenbrier West, while Oak Hill is at Midland Trail, also on Friday.



Greater Beckley (2-3)

KiKi Peterson 1 2-5 4, Kayla Hill 1 0-0 2, Jana Lehman 2 1-2 5, Allie Warden 3 4-5 10, Beka Graham 4 1-4 9, Brooke Matheny 3 3-6 9. Totals: 14 11-22 39.

Oak Hill

Alyssa Barron 4 1-2 9, Savannah Keffer 1 0-2 2, Caelea Teel 4 1-2 9, Kaitlyn Goodman 3 0-1 6, Madison Lilly 4 0-0 8, Sarah Kessler 1 1-6 3. Totals: 17 3-13 37.

GBC    9    8    12    10    —    39

OH      9    2    13    13    —    37

3-point goals — GBC: None; OH: None. Fouled out — OH (Keffer, Teel).