King of the Bluegrass | Top Georgia team stops Fairdale

King of the Bluegrass | Top Georgia team stops Fairdale

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King of the Bluegrass | Top Georgia team stops Fairdale

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Allatoona, the top-ranked Class 5-A team in Georgia, topped host Fairdale, 80-62, in the King of the Bluegrass boys’ basketball showcase on Friday night, despite an offensive performance from the Bulldogs’ Cory Thomas.

Thomas lit up the scoreboard with 38 points for the Bulldogs (8-11).

Daniel Fowler scored 26 points and collected seven rebounds to lead the Buccaneers (22-0), who scored 31 points in the first quarter and never trailed.

Both teams play again today at Fairdale High School. Allatoona takes on Iroquois at 1:30 p.m., while Fairdale will play Jeffersonville at 3 p.m.

: After a back-and-forth battle, the Bulldogs (12-5) fell to the Panthers (17-4), who were led by senior Lamontray Harris with 36 points, 12 rebounds and five steals.* PRP 80, John Hardin 68

Leading scorer for the Bulldogs was sophomore Matt Miller with 18 points.

: Brent Bach was too much for the Mustangs, as he scored 29, while Camryn Snapp added 17 for Augusta. Moore was led by Keonte Smith with 24.* Augusta 72, Moore 63

: The Generals (11-7) fell to the Dragons (14-5), who were led by Montrell Little with 18 points. Al Youngman finished with 21 points for the Generals.* Doss 79, Thomas Nelson 58

Augusta 23 14 18 17 72
Moore 20 11 14 18 63

– Crawford 5, Bach 29, Freeman 7, Maddox 5, Clark 4, Shrader 2, Snapp 17, Barrett 3. Augusta (12-8)

– T. Smith 2, Adams 9, McBride 4, Richardson 8, Evans 3, O’Bannon 6, K. Smith 24, Garcia 2, Vaden 5.Moore (2-19)

– Bach, Maddox, Snapp 2, Barrett, Adams, O’Bannon, K. Smith 2.3-point goals

John Hardin 18 20 10 20 68
PRP 22 24 15 19 80

– Anderson 11, Williams 16, Smith 11, Montgomery 3, Miller 18, Cooper 5, Francis 4. John Hardin (12-5)

– Harris 36, Hunter 15, Gaines 6, McDaniels 12, Raheem 1, Rushin 4, Glass 6.PRP (17-4)

– Williams 4, Smith 3, Montgomery, Miller 2, Harris 2, McDaniels 4.3-point goals

Thomas Nelson 8 18 19 13 58
Doss 21 22 16 20 79

– Morgeson 15, Ndahiro 9, Youngman 21, Willett 9, Price 2, Flechler 2. Thomas Nelson (11-7)

– Weaver 10, Tate 2, McCarley 5, Love 13, Anderson 3, Franklin 1, Gray 15, Maddox 3, Little 18, Jefferson 8, Wharton 1.Doss (14-5)

– Morgeson, Youngman 2, Willett, McCarley, Love 2, Anderson, Gray 4, Maddox.3-point goals

Allatoona, Ga. 31 17 17 15 80
Fairdale 12 14 15 21 62

– Hill 6, Griffin 7, Swanson 6, Brevet 14, T. Tshiminga 3, Cornelius 4, Brown 8, E. Tshiminga 8, Fowler 26.Allatoona, Ga. (22-0)

– Moore 2, Longacre 7, Mason 10, Thomas 38, Blincoe 5.Fairdale (8-11)

– Griffin, Fowler, Thomas 3.3-point goals

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