High School Basketball

High school basketball highlights: Feb. 13


■ Jordan Gilbert's basket with 3:30 left to play broke a 46-46 tie and Mason County held on the rest of the way for a 53-50 victory at Henry Clay. The Blue Devils, ranked 14th in Dave Cantrall's Rating the State, forced 18 turnovers but only turned those into eight points. The Royals scored nine points off 10 Henry Clay turnovers.

Mason County's Treg Setty was 12-for-14 from the field and finished with 30 points and five rebounds. Wes Kimball was the only Henry Clay player to score in double figures with 18.

■ With the game tied at 55 and 61/2 seconds left, Woodford County drove downcourt and Jay Johnson hit a three-pointer at the buzzer to give Woodford County a 58-55 victory at Boyle County. Johnson finished with 20 points and eight rebounds.

■ Kendall Ballou made a pair of free throws with 29 seconds left to give Letcher County Central a 73-72 win in overtime at Sayre. Ballou, who was 8-for-9 from the line, finished with 12 points. Letcher Central outscored Sayre 26-8 at the free-throw line.

Brian Roark, whose steal with 2.5 seconds left sealed the game, led the Cougars with 22 points and three assists. Logan Johnson had 14 points and 11 rebounds.

Sayre got a game-high 27 points, seven steals and six assists from Mike Smith.

■ Tyler Harville hit five three-pointers and scored 18 points in Lexington Christian's 59-53 victory at Montgomery County. Taylor Barnette added 15 points, eight rebounds and four steals.

Omar Prewitt hit four three-pointers and scored 17 points for the Indians.

■ Marcellus Barksdale scored 17 points and Ryan Fucci had 16 to lead No. 11 Tates Creek to a 66-36 rout of Shelby County in the Shoot for the Cure at Nicholas County.

■ Dillon Cornett, a 6-foot-8 senior, scored 19 of his game-high 21 points in the first half of No. 18 Perry County Central's 82-39 win against visiting Breathitt County.

Harrison County's Dillon Pulliam knocked down nine three-pointers and scored 29 points in a 68-48 victory against LaRue County in the Shoot for the Cure Classic at Nicholas County.

Garrard County set a school record for three-pointers made in a game with 13 in a 102-51 win at home against Lynn Camp. Corey Wilson and Andrew York made four apiece.

Wayne County's Austin Shearer scored 33 points and pulled down 11 rebounds to lead the No. 23 Cardinals to a 78-67 victory against visiting East Jessamine. Jordan Redd scored 23 for the Jaguars.


■ No. 17 Bryan Station lost for the second straight night, this time 59-45 at Casey County. Both teams are 21-4.

Nicole Coffman scored 33 points to go with eight rebounds and four assists for Casey County.Serena Sandusky led the Lady Defenders with 16 points.

■ Tenth-ranked Perry County Central's Kendall Noble had a triple-double — 25 points, 11 assists and 10 rebounds — in a 76-50 victory at Lexington Christian.

■ Jordan Doram got her 15th double-double of the season — 16 points and 18 rebounds — in Harrison County's 49-32 victory against visiting West Jessamine.

Estill County outscored Frankfort by 10 in the fourth quarter to rally for a 65-57 victory at home. Julia Harris led the way with 15 rebounds and 12 points.

Herald-Leader Staff Report