High School Basketball

High school basketball highlights: Jan. 8


Sayre took a four-point lead into the fourth quarter before pulling away for an 80-64 upset of visiting Boone County, ranked 22nd in Dave Cantrall's Rating the State. Mike Smith scored 29 points and had eight steals and four assists to lead the Spartans, and Reid Freeman hit four three-pointers and finished with 20 points. Trevan Brown had 23 points and a game-high 16 rebounds for the Rebels.

■ No. 4 Scott County won a turnover-plagued matchup with visiting Bourbon County 98-58. The Cardinals forced 44 turnovers but committed 22 of their own. Isaiah Ivey scored 21 points to lead a balanced attack for Scott County. He was followed by Trent Gilbert (16), Trey Relford (15) and Tamron Manning (15). Chris Gillispie led the Colonels with 21 points.

■ Cameron Thomas hit one of two free-throw attempts with 6 seconds left to lift East Jessamine to a 65-64 victory at West Jessamine. Jordan Redd led the Jaguars with 19 points, 16 rebounds and four steals. Michael Rexroat added 12 points and Thomas had 10.

The Colts got 23 points and 12 rebounds from Dylan Pohl, and David Martin had 11 points and six rebounds.

■ Darion Burns scored 22 points to go with five assists, and Ian Kinder had 16 points and 11 rebounds in Fleming County's 80-67 victory at Menifee County. Keenan Hacker led Menifee with 20 points.

■ Host Franklin County outscored Western Hills by 10 in the fourth quarter en route to a 67-56 victory. Ryan Timmons had 19 points for the Flyers.

■ Mekale McKay scored 21 points and Deondre McWhorter had 19 points, 12 rebounds and eight blocked shots in No. 9 Moore's 55-45 win at Doss. The Mustangs (11-3) started the game on a 14-0 run.

Lincoln County's Zack Hill had 10 points, 10 rebounds and 10 steals in a 51-22 victory against visiting Garrard County.

■ Micah Satterly hit a 5-footer in the lane to help Boyle County edge Danville 59-58. Satterly scored 26 points.

■ Davi Stanley scored a season-high 26 points and Davion Griggs added 23 in Paris' 66-32 defeat of visiting Nicholas County.


■ No. 25 Lexington Catholic got a pair of double-doubles from Alex Botkin and Emily Johns in a 55-45 home victory against Tates Creek. Botkin had 16 points to go with 12 rebounds and four assists. Johns had 10 points and 10 rebounds. Octavia Wilson added 14 points and five assists, and Elizabeth Walton had 10 points, eight rebounds and five steals.

Oney Harrison was the only Lady Commodore to score in double figures. She had 16 points, eight rebounds and three assists.

■ No. 10 Scott County outscored Henry Clay by nine in the third quarter to break open a tie game at the half in a 62-51 road victory. The Cardinals' Kristen Stainback and the Lady Devils' Candace Morton tied for game-high scoring honors with 23 each.

Franklin County's Ashli Mayes had 16 points, 16 rebounds, four steals and a pair of assists in the No. 22 Lady Flyers' 62-41 victory against visiting Western Hills.

■ No. 2 Manual forced 33 turnovers and limited Louisville Christian to 29.5 percent from the field in a 68-33 victory in the Shoot for the Cure at the University of Louisville. Mecheal Gross had 12 points, 15 rebounds and four steals for the Lady Crimsons.

Wayne County trailed by 10 points with about three minutes left before rallying for a 47-46 victory at Monticello. Kayla Bowlin scored 20 points, including a pair of free throws with three seconds to go. Autumn Bell and Malesha Hughes scored 12 points apiece for the Lady Trojans.

■ Emily Fox scored 19 points to lead No. 20 Lincoln County (10-5) past visiting Garrard County 54-37. Sydney Harris added 14 points.

■ Angie Lawrence scored a game-high 20 points in No. 5 Rockcastle County's 61-31 rout of visiting Pulaski County. The Lady Rockets (12-1) also got 17 points from Michaela Hunter.

■ Maddie Mitchell scored 10 points and had eight rebounds and five steals in Sayre's 51-30 defeat of visiting Collegiate. Sophie O'Rourke scored a game-high 14 points, and Bea Cameron had six points, 12 rebounds, eight assists and five steals.

■ All of Alyssa Lucas' game-high 15 points came from behind the three-point line in Woodford County's 59-24 victory at Shelby County.