Bluefield Daily Telegraph, Bluefield, WV

December 7, 2012

Bluefield topples Greenbrier West, PikeView falls

Staff Writer
Bluefield Daily Telegraph

BLUEFIELD — The Bluefield Lady Beavers improved to 2-2 on the young season with a 70-33 win over the Greenbrier West Spartans, Thursday night at the BHS gymnasium.

Eleven Lady Beavers got into the scoring column led by Destiney Sims with 17 and Jesslyn Fullerton with 10. Rachel Redden paced the Lady Cavaliers with 10.

Bluefield is off until next Friday when they travel to Liberty-Raleigh.



At Bluefield High School

GREENBRIER WEST (33)

Rachel Redden 10, Emily Holliday 8, Maddy Bridges 6, Kristen Harris 5, Amber Nutter 2, Chenelle Brooks 2

BLUEFIELD (70)

Kaitlyn Thompson 2, Destiney Sims 17, Dazia Edwards 9, Tyra Jackson 6, Kahdijah Brown 8, Jessica Hayden 3, Bailey Cassell 2, Jesslyn Fullerton 10, Teryn Auville 2, Courtney Auville 7, Jessica Lester 4

Greenbrier West...................6   8   6   13  —  33

Bluefield.............................16  15  24  15  —  70

Three point baskets: GW - Redden, BLF - Sims, Hayden



Greater Beckley 40, Mercer Christian 39

PRINCETON — Emily Covey came off the bench and hit a three at the buzzer to give Greater Beckley a 40-39 win over Mercer Christian, Thursday night.

Jaime Brown led MCA with a game-high 33 points and nine steals, while Beka Graham and Liz Graham topped the Greater Beckley scoring column with 13 apiece. Brooke Bradford had a game-high 13 rebounds for MCA and teammate Sammie Goins pulled down 10.

Mercer Christian Academy hosts Seneca Trail Christian School on Monday afternoon at the MCA Gym.



At Mercer Christian Academy

GREATER BECKLEY (40)

Emily Covey 3, Ki Ki Peterson 4, Kayla Hill 2, Allie Warden 5, Beka Graham 13, Liz Graham 13.

MERCER CHRISTIAN (39)

Jaime Brown 33, Sammie Goins 6

Greater Beckley...................6   6   14  14  —  40

Mercer Christian..................8  10  9   12  —  39

Three point baskets: GB - Covey, Warden, L. Graham (3); MCA - none



Boys

Wyoming East 87, PikeView 58

NEW RICHMOND — Brett Bowling scorched the nets for 28 points to lead the Wyoming East Warriors past the PikeView Panthers in the season-opening game for both teams.

Zach Meadows led PikeView with 19 points and Logan McKinney addd 13.

PikeView plays Friday at Bluefield, while Wyoming East hosts Woodrow Wilson.

Wyoming East won the JV game 72-56.



At Wyoming East High School

PIKEVIEW (58)

Wood 2, Flinchum 2, Cordell 4, Weitzel 9, Farley 9, Zach Meadows 19, Logan McKinney 13.

WYOMING EAST (87)

Sinecoff 4, Austin Canada 15, Sandy 3, Lester 9, Morgan 2, Josh Tunstalle 13, Cornett 9, Hedinger 4, Brett Bowling 28

PikeView.............................17  17  10  14  —  58

Wyoming East....................22  22  32  11  —  87

Three point baskets: PV - Weitzel, Farley, Meadows 2; WE - Canada, Sandy, Cornett



Summers County 103, Covington 83

COVINGTON, Va. — The Summers County Bobcats got 35 points from Ta’Ron Ayers and rolled to a 103-83 win over Covington in the season opener for both teams.

T.J. Smith popped in 17, Matt Ryan 16 and Josh Graham 15 for the Bobcats. RaQuawn Matthews led Covington with 17.

Summers County hosts Shady Spring, Saturday.



At Covington

SUMMERS COUNTY (103)

Isaiah Brown 9, Matt Ryan 16, Ashton Garten 2, Ta’Ron Ayres 35, JaQuaan Ayres 2, Josh Graham 15, T.J. Smith 17, Jacob Carr 6.

COVINGTON (83)

Gavin Hunter 2, RaQuawn Mattews 17, Troy Helton 12, Quinton Hunter 11, Howard 6, Paxton 8, Jordan Miller 13, Harris 8, Dressler 6

Summers County.............17  31  36  25  —  103

Covington.........................16  24  26  17  — . 83



Mercer Christian 50, Greater Beckley 33

PRINCETON — Mercer Christian Academy improved to 3-0 on the season with a 50-33 win over Greater Beckley Christian, Thursday night at the MCA gymnasium.

Jonathan Easter led the Cavaliers with 20 points and Caleb Jennings added 13. Caleb Dingess led Greater Beckley with 11.

MCA hosts Seneca Trail, Monday afternoon at 1 o’clock.



At Mercer Christian Academy

GREATER BECKLEY (33)

Douglas Ernest 7, Jeremy Moreland 5, John Paul Kessinger 6, Zete Smith 4, Caleb Dingess 11.

MERCER CHRISTIAN (50)

Josiah Jennings 6, Jonathan Easter 20, Caleb Jennings 13, Kenny Shrewsbury 9, Chandler Scott 2

Greater Beckley....................11  6   13  3   —  33

Mercer Christian..................14  13  8   15  —  50

Three point baskets: GBC - Ernest; MCA - Easter, C. Jennings