The Fayette Tribune, Oak Hill, W.Va.

February 12, 2014

Oak Hill, Meadow Bridge and Valley post basketball wins in recent action


— In recent high school basketball games:



Valley 51

Meadow Bridge 44


Class A No. 6 Valley fought through a cold shooting night to defeat county rival Meadow Bridge 51-44 Tuesday.

Druw Bowen led the balanced scoring for the Greyhounds with 17 points. Raeshawn Breckenridge added 16 points, and Zac Warden scored 13 points and grabbed 11 rebounds.

Logan Pomeroy led all scorers with 18 points for the Wildcats, and Kyle Judy chipped in 13 points.

Valley (14-1) plays Class A No. 11 Clay-Battelle in the Division 1 championship game of the West Virginia Hometown Invitational Tournament Saturday at the Summersville Arena and Conference Center at 7:30 p.m.

The two teams met in last year’s WVHIT consolation game, with Clay-Battelle coming out on top.

Meadow Bridge (8-6) faces Paden City at about 8 p.m. this Friday in the Division 2 championship game of the WVHIT in Summersville.

Meadow Bridge (8-6)

Logan Pomeroy 7 2-3 18, Kaleb Farr 0 2-6 2, Kyle Judy 6 0-0 13, Jake Parker 3 0-2 7, David Gainer 1 0-0 2, Trey Yates 0 2-4 2. Totals: 17 6-15 44.

Valley (14-1)

Henry Barron-Houchins 1 2-2 4, Raeshawn Breckenridge 7 2-4 16, Zac Warden 5 3-5 13, Druw Bowen 6 5-6 17, Tracy Conliffe 0 1-2 1. Totals: 19 13-19 51.

MB    9    11    11    13    —    44

V     21    9    9    12    —    51

3-point goals — MB: 4 (Pomeroy 2, Judy, Parker); V: none. Fouled out — none.



Oak Hill 61

Fayetteville 38


Oak Hill outscored Fayetteville 36-20 in the second half to break the game open and defeat the Pirates at the Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Building.

Ian Hunt led the Red Devils with a game-high 18 points and Joe Curry added nine.

Ricky Meadows led Fayetteville with 12 and Will Fenton had eight.

Fayetteville (3-12) hosts Montcalm Thursday, while Oak Hill (8-6) hosted Princeton last night.

Oak Hill (8-6)

Jalen Jones 2 0-2 4, Deonte Scruggs 1 0-0 2, Jacob Crouch 3 1-2 8, Josh Jones 3 2-2 8, Joe Curry 4 1-2 9, Joey Re 1 2-2 4, Ian Hunt 6 5-7 18, Quenten Traynham 3 2-2 8. Totals: 23 13-19 61.

Fayetteville (3-12)

Caleb Bailes 0 3-4 3, Justin Workman 1 0-0 2, Will Fenton 3 0-0 8, Tasheem Saunders 2 3-6 7, Sam Abbott 1 0-2 2, Ricky Meadows 4 0-0 12, Timmy Holster 1 0-0 2, Dave Parsons 1 0-1 2. Totals: 13 6-13 38.

OH    15    10    21    15    —    61

F       4    14    12    8    —    38

3-point goals — OH: 2 (Crouch, Hunt); F: 6 (Meadows 4, Fenton 2). Fouled out — none.



Meadow Bridge 51

Greater Beckley Christian 46


Caitlin White scored 20 points and Felicia Pomeroy added 16 to lead Meadow Bridge past host Greater Beckley Christian Monday.

Keke Peterson’s 10 paced the Crusaders. Brooke Matheny added nine.

Meadow Bridge (15-2)

Ally Redden 2 2-4 6, Courtney Mullins 2 1-5 6, Caitlin White 5 9-16 20, Felicia Pomeroy 6 4-6 16, Sheyla Harless 1 1-2 3. Totals: 16 17-33 51.

Greater Beckley Christian

Keke Peterson 4 2-3 10, Kayla Hill 2 0-0 5, Jana Lehman 3 0-1 6, Ally Warden 2 0-0 4, Bekah Graham 1 1-2 3, Liz Graham 1 0-2 2, Brooke Matheny 4 1-4 9, Lauren Smith 3 1-4 7. Totals: 20 5-16 46.

MB    13    18    10    10    —    51

GBC   6    9    17    14    —    46

3-point goals — MB: 2 (White, Pomeroy); GBC: 1 (Hill). Fouled out — GBC: Lehman, Metheny.



Greenbrier West 55

Oak Hill 47


Kristen Harris poured in 29 points to lead Greenbrier West past Oak Hill for its eighth win of the season.

Abby Nickell added eight for the Cavaliers.

Alyssa Barron and Savannah Keffer led the Red Devils with 11 points apiece, Madison Lilly scored 10 and Kaitlyn Goodman had nine.

Greenbrier West (8-7) hosts section rival Fayetteville Thursday.

Oak Hill

Alyssa Barron 5 1-2 11, Savannah Keffer 4 2-5 11, Caelea Teel 2 0-0 4, Madison Lilly 4 2-2 10, Kaitlyn Goodman 3 3-6 9, Destini Davis 0 2-4 2. Totals: 18 10-19 47.

Greenbrier West (8-7)

Maddie Bridges 0 1-2 1, Myka Perry 1 4-6 6, Emily Holliday 2 3-6 7, Kristen Harris 11 7-9 29, Abby Nickell 0 8-12 8, Amber Nutter 2 0-0 4 Totals: 16 23-35 55.

OH    16    8    9    14    —    47

H     13    15    11    16    —    55

3-point goals — OH: 1 (Keefer); GW: none. Fouled out — Goodman (OH), Harris (GW).



Richwood 62

Fayetteville 53


Ben Weber scored 19 points as Richwood held off Fayetteville in a West Virginia Hometown Invitational Tournament losers bracket game.

The Lumberjacks led by seven after three quarters, but Fayetteville tied the game at 46-46 with 6:25 left in the fourth. Levi Mowery converted a three-point play to put Richwood back on top for good.

John Bard finished with 14 points for the Lumberjacks, and Mowery scored 12.

Tasheem Saunders led Fayetteville (3-11) with 15. Will Fenton had 14 and Ricky Meadows 11.

Fayetteville (3-11)

Will Dooley 1 0-3 2, Jake Alton 0 1-2 1, Will Fenton 5 0-0 14, Tasheem Saunders 4 5-6 15, Ricky Meadows 4 0-0 11, Timmy Holster 2 0-0 4, Dave Parsons 0 1-2 1, Dalton Dempsey 2 1-1 5. Totals: 18 8-15 53.

Richwood (5-7)

Levi Mowery 3 6-7 12, John Bard 2 9-10 14, Ben Weber 9 1-2 19, Braden Johnson 2 2-2 7, Griffin Snyder 2 0-0 4, Ben Beaver 1 4-6 6. Totals: 19 22-37 62.

F      6    15    17    15    —    53

R    17    10    18    17    —    62

3-point goals — F: 9 (Fenton 4, Meadows 3, Saunders 2); R: 2 (Bard, Johnson). Fouled out — none.



Meadow Bridge 66

Union 24


Meadow Bridge (8-5) outscored Union 28-2 in the opening quarter and cruised to a 66-24 win Saturday as part of the West Virginia Hometown Invitational Tournament.

The Wildcats led 43-7 at halftime and were paced by Logan Pomeroy, who scored 11 points and recorded five steals. Peyton Richmond had seven points and 12 rebounds and Page Walker scored 11 for Meadow Bridge, which put 14 different players in the scorebook.

Travis Murphy scored seven to pace Union.

Meadow Bridge 66, Union 24

Union (4-11)

Travis Murphy 2 3-6 7, Candon Curry 1 0-0 2, Tyler Seabolt 2 2-2 6, Caleb Tallman 1 0-2 2, Clayton Burdock 1 0-0 2, Austin VanMeter 1 2-2 4, Colton Ravenscroft 0 1-2 1. Totals: 8 8-14 24.

Meadow Bridge (8-5)

Logan Pomeroy 5 0-0 11, Kaleb Farr 3 1-3 7, Ryan Church 1 0-0 3, Marvin Bragg 1 0-0 3, Kyle Judy 1 0-0 2, Jake Parker 1 0-0 2, David Gainer 2 0-0 4, Trey Yates 2 0-0 4, Peyton Richmond 2 3-6 7, Dylan Walker 3 0-0 7, Page Walker 4 2-2 11, Shane Harless 0 0-1 0, Dakota Clere 0 1-4 1, Noah Bragg 2 0-0 4. Totals: 27 7-16 66.

U    2    5    10    7    —    24

H   28           15   13      10    —    66