High School Basketball

High school basketball highlights: Jan. 23

Boys

■ Travis Purvis had 19 points and eight rebounds, and Clark County beat Western 63-58 in the finals of the Toyota Classic at Scott County. Corey Rogers added 16 points, and Robbie Stenzel continued his stellar day with 11 points, eight boards and five assists for the Cardinals, No. 3 in Dave Cantrall's Rating the State.

Stenzel had 29 points and 12 rebounds in Clark County's 71-57 semifinal win over Christian County earlier Saturday.

Ryan Taylor led Western with 23 points and 10 rebounds after finishing with 37 and 20 in an 83-80 overtime victory against Scott County in the semifinals.

■ Junior Michael Rexroat hit six three-pointers on his way to a game-high 28 points for host East Jessamine, which held off South Oldham in the Jaguar Classic.

■ Tanner Shotwell scored 27 points and grabbed 12 rebounds to lead No. 7 Scott County to a 73-59 victory against visiting Christian County in the consolation bracket of the Toyota Classic in Georgetown. Anthony Hickey had 28 points and five rebounds for the No. 11 Colonels.

■ William Gary scored 18 points, and Lamont Johnson added 17 to lead Paul Dunbar past Boyle County 66-50 in the consolation bracket of the Toyota Classic at Scott County.

■ Sophomore guard Tyler Harville scored all 19 of his points in the second half as Lexington Christian pulled away for a 57-49 victory over Frankfort in the finals of the 11th Region All "A" Classic.

■ Trey Gundy scored 14 points, and Brandon Nichols added 15 points and five steals as Henry Clay rolled past Taylor County 80-55 at home in the Al Prewitt Classic.

Woodford County junior center Jay Johnson hit a baseline jumper in the third overtime to win it and finished with 27 points, 18 rebounds and six blocks as the Yellowjackets rallied to beat Pendleton County 74-72 at home.

Girls

■ Junior Kristin Jacob scored a game-high 19 points, and Lexington Christian pulled away in the final minute to beat Sayre in the finals of the 11th Region All "A" Classic at Berea. The Lady Eagles will now advance to the state tournament for small schools at Eastern.

■ Kristen Stainback scored 17 points, and Scott County forced 20 turnovers as the No. 12 Lady Cardinals won their third straight Toyota Classic Championship with a 50-43 defeat of Clay County. Freshman guard Audriana Christopher added 13 points for the hosts.

Lafayette jumped out to a 22-2 lead after one quarter and went on to roll past Western 58-23 in the Toyota Classic at Scott County. Sarah Martin had 14 points and five assists for the Lady Generals.

■ No. 9 Sacred Heart got a pair of double-doubles from Morgan Clemons and Annamarie Campbell, and the Valkyries edged No. 13 Perry Central 53-50 in the Raatz Fence Classic at Mercy. Clemons had 21 points and 11 rebounds, and Campbell had 10 and 12. Kayla Rankin and Kendall Noble scored 16 apiece for Perry Central.

■ Marissa Prince scored 14 points, and Serena Sandusky added 13 as Bryan Station surged past Ballard in the second half for a 55-36 victory in the Raatz Fence Classic at Mercy.

Bullitt East pulled away from Lexington Catholic after trailing by three in the first half and beat the Lady Knights 40-34 in the Raatz Fence Clasic at Mercy. Octavia Wilson was the only Catholic player to score in double figures with 11 points, and she added seven assists.

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