Saturday's Kentucky basketball scores and stats

Saturday's Kentucky basketball scores and stats


Saturday's Kentucky basketball scores and stats


Here are stories, stats, and scores from boys and girls basketball games played around Louisville on Dec. 17, 2016

Fern Creek guard Anthony Wales, left, and Fern Creek forward Clint Wickliffe, right, double-team Christian Co. forward Detorrion Ware. 16 December 2016

Fern Creek guard Anthony Wales, left, and Fern Creek forward Clint Wickliffe, right, double-team Christian Co. forward Detorrion Ware. 16 December 2016


King of the Bluegrass Day Two Recap

G4: Allatoona (Ga.) 68, St. Rita (Ill.) 56

G5: Berkmar (Ga.) 56, Lee (Ala.) 48

G6: Fern Creek 73, Christian County 68

G7: Bowling Green 60, Doss, 50

G8: Covington Catholic 60 North Hardin 33

Gallery | King of the Bluegrass Day 2




LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Pierce Kiesler and James Taylor led the Tigers (5-3) past The King’s School of Australia. Kiesler shot 12 of 17 from field and pulled down six rebounds in the win. Taylor who played 19 minutes and seemed to be everywhere on the floor recorded five points, five assists and three steals to help St. Xavier easily keep The King’s School at bay.

ST. XAVIER (5-3)

James Taylor 5p, 5a, 3s; Tyler Barnes 2p, 1a, 6r; Jack Koch 6p, Evan Walker 10p, 7r, Pierce Kiesler 29p, 2s, 6r; Will Crum 2p, 2r; Andre Coleman 2p, 2a; Jake Wehder 11p, 4r; Sam Boarman 10p, 2a; Andrew Sexton 4p, 2s.


Marko Putica 5p; Marty Strong 6p; Ben McLeod 6p; Jared Hart 6p; Kai Adams 6p; Justin Jiang 2p; Christian 2p; Ben White 4p.


LOUISVILLE, Ky. – The Centurions (5-2) cruised by the Titans (5-4), winning their fourth game in a row, 71-38.  Led by Parker Jones with 20 points, CAL never looked back from the opening tip.  Kenneth Purvis also had 13 and Wyatt Allison chipped in 11 points for the Centurions. The Titans team-high was Hudson Good and Ryan McDaniel boh with eight points.       


Noah Breitenstein 3p; Hudson Good 8p; Gray Weaver 3p; Barrett Myers 6p; Alec Hertzman 7p; Tyler McDaniel 3p; Ryan McDaniel 8p. 


Milton Wright 4p; Jeffrey Peterson 2p; Kenneth Purvis 13p; Matthew Duvall 3p; Parker Jones 20p; Cameron Marshall 3p;  Hayden Paasl 6p; Wyatt Allison 11p; Austin Carr 7p; Michael Woodward 2p.


LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Kemryn Jenkins exploded for 39 points as the Warriors (4-4) crushed the Wyverns (3-3) in their own gym. Cameron Jones added 26 points along with Josh Dotson’s 20 points in the victory. James Risley led the Wyverns with 24 points, and scored his 1,000th point during the game.


Isaiah Dixie 5p; Jared Golden 6p; Cameron Jones 26p; Kemryn Jenkins 39p; Josh Dotson 20p; Trey Gregory 5p; Bryce Sites 3p


James Risley 24p; Noah Sparks 12p; Jabrell Moore 17p; Ahmad Moore 6p; Andrew Thurstone 4p


MOUNT WASHINGTON, Ky. — The Chargers held off a furious fourth quarter comeback from the Wildcats to ensure victory. Derrick Donigan scored 10 of his 15 points in the fourth quarter to help give the Chargers (5-3) a 60-47 lead with three minutes remaining. But the Wildcats (4-3) fought back to nearly tie the game in the final moments, but the Chargers hit their free throws down the stretch to record the win. Jacquess Hobbs scored 21 points for the Wildcats, along with Jaago Kalakon’s 19 points.


Noah Wilson 3p; Grant Staggs 2p; Derrick Donigan 15p, 9r; Konnor Polson 8p; Jared Osborne 13p; Sean Johnson 9p; Luke Ezell 15p; Thomas Wisehart 4p


Ron Fell 3p; Troy Keaton 2p; Ethan Taylor 6p; Jaago Kalakon 19p; Jacquess Hobbs 21p; Ben Simic 4p; Jacobi Hendrix 1p; Cobie Montgomery 10p


LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Cody Mikel recorded a double-double as the Bearcats (4-3) fall to the Cougars (4-2). Calvary Christian was able to edge out Beth Haven and Mikel’s dominant 27 points, ten rebounds and five block-performance behind Akeem Riley’s 30 points. Justin Wade and Mason Rusch each scored 15 points to assist in the victory.


Adonis Riley 2p; Akeem Riley 30p; Noah Harold 3p; Justin Wade 15p; Chase Hudson 4; Mason Rusch 15p.


Cody Mikel 27p, 10r, 5b; Austin Streble 8p; Dylan Kerr 11p, 5r; Isaiah Mahoney 7p, 4a; Hunter Judd 5p, 5a, 3s; Tyler Van Shuren 5p.


Kentucky Bank Challenge at Rowan County

LOUISVILLE, Ky. – The Cougars (4-3) relied on their big man, 6-foot-9 junior Ethan Driskell to help hold off the Tomcats (1-5). Driskell recorded 13 points, 12 rebounds and seven blocks in the win. Ashland distributed the ball evenly and relied on a balanced offensive attack led by Hunter Copley’s 13 points, but it was not enough to secure a win in tightly-played game.


Cade Crawley 6p; DeShawn Ellis 7p; Hunter Adams 3p; Sam Bearden 2p; Jaren McDonald 7p; Chase Phillips 8p; Cooper Scott 8p; Ethan Short 9p; Max Bearden 5p, 4s; Ethan Driskell 13p, 12r 7b.


Hunter Copley 13p; Tate Dowdy 2p; Daniel Heaberlin 6p; Dillon Lucas 2p; Tyler Conway 2p; Joey McDavid 8p; Cooper Jordan 5p; Chase Villers 9p; Devaunte Robinson 12p.

Other scores from around the state: 

Adair Co. 79, Elizabethtown 52

Allen Central 70, June Buchanan 55

Anderson Co. 63, Harrison Co. 54

Berea 69, Heritage Christian Academy 26

Bullitt Central 67, Lou. Brown 51

Calvary Christian 69, Beth Haven 62

Cin. Indian Hill, Ohio 43, Boone Co. 30

Glasgow 72, Lou. Shawnee 62

Greenwood 66, Hart Co. 38

Highlands 61, Bishop Brossart 29

Knott Co. Central 82, Cordia 70

Logan Co. 56, South Warren 26

Lou. Male 79, Mason Co. 72

Lyon Co. 67, Carlisle Co. 52

Marion Co. 87, Campbellsville 82, OT

Owsley Co. 75, Jenkins 71

Pike Co. Central 77, Cabell Midland, W.Va. 59

Powell Co. 74, South Floyd 72

Rose Hill Christian 66, Piarist 31

Webster Co. 73, Crittenden Co. 47

Williamstown 67, Lloyd Memorial 55


Breckinridge County Tournament

Lou. Atherton 68, Frederick Fraize 57

Garrard County Tournament

Danville 67, Estill Co. 49

Garrard Co. 62, Union Co. 24

Somerset 59, Bell Co. 43

Western Hills 60, Model 54

Jerry Tarkanian Classic

Leuzinger, Calif. 82, Boyd Co. 39

Kentucky Bank Challenge

Bath Co. 52, Augusta 49

Breathitt Co. 84, Fleming Co. 64

East Carter 70, Jackson Co. 68

Grant Co. 63, Buckhorn 54

Greenup Co. 73, East Jessamine 67

Lou. Holy Cross 68, Ashland Blazer 59

Madison Southern 74, Lawrence Co. 70

Oldham Co. 70, Madison Central 68

Southwestern 80, Lawrence Co. 68

Taylor Co. 51, Holmes 50

West Carter 62, Cov. Holy Cross 60

Murray Bank Holiday Classic

Marshall Co. 67, Daviess Co. 56

Murray 54, Evangelical Christian, Tenn. 40

Warren East 72, Graves Co. 65

West Creek, Tenn. 74, Paris 67

Newport Tournament

Campbell Co. 74, Newport Central Catholic 63

Newport 79, Cin. N. College Hill, Ohio 71

Scott 64, Cin. Aiken, Ohio 56

Walton-Verona 59, Conner 54

Prestonsburg Tournament

Elliott Co. 74, Magoffin Co. 59

Paintsville 59, Shelby Valley 56

Rock Holiday Classic

Lexington Catholic 57, Calusa Prep, Fla. 49

Trees N Trends Itty-Bitty Christmas Tournament

Christian Fellowship 66, Community Christian (Paducah) 48

Dawson Springs 81, Tamms (Egyptian), Ill. 49

Fulton City 71, Community Christian (Paducah) 56

Fulton Co. 85, Tamms (Egyptian), Ill. 58

Robertson County 46, Dawson Springs 44

Whitesville Trinity 62, Christian Fellowship 27

Whitley County Tournament

McCreary Central 51, Williamsburg 33

Woodford County Tournament

Lex. Tates Creek 57, Woodford Co. 37



SHELBYVILLE, Ky. – Sydney Herold had a monstrous night as she scored 25 points and snapped a two-game losing streak for the Dragons (4-3) over the Rockets (2-5). Teammate Maggie Smith added 13 points and Lexie Bowlden added 8 points in the win.


Sydney Herold 25p; Lexie Bowlden 8p; Maggie Smith 13p; Peyton Herold 2p; Skyler Sahatjian 7p; Abbigail Miles 2p.


Zephaniah Gray 10p; Zoey Holland 1p; Amy Conley 13p; Jenna Jones 7p; Kellsee Spencer 3p; Asia Hardy 2p; Hannah Acton 5p.


Lady Cat Classic at Waggener

LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Sasha Makanda, Maelyn Ridener and Alexis Smith totaled 58 points in the Tigers (6-5) route of the Chargers (2-7). Fern Creek rallied early behind Makanda, Ridener and Smith to run away with a decisive victory.


Sasha Makanda 19p; Maelyn Ridener 19p; Lauren Smith 4p; Aliyah Stallard 2p; Alexis Smith 20p; Tiana Austin 8p; Jordan Anderson 1p; Jaden Harris 2p.


Jasmine Majors 2p; Kamaya White 2p; Kaleb McDonald 4p; Jasmine Thomas 8p; Nia Cole 2p; Telia Perks 8p; Naomi Johnson 8p; Dezhane Carthen 4p.


LOUISVILLE Ky. – Sasha Makanda, Maelyn Ridener and Alexis Smith starred again at the Lady Cat Classic hosted at Waggener. Smith led the charge with 22 points. Mackanda chipped in 18 points and Ridener added another 14 points to secure their second victory of the day.


Sasha Mackanda 18p; Maelyn Ridener 14p; Lauren Smith 4p; Aliyah Stallard 3p; Kasia Harris 2p; Alexis Smith 22p; Hancock 8p; Austin 7, Jaden Harris 2p.

DOSS (3-6)

Erica Bryant 4p; Jamari Tillman 16p; Kemeshia Moxley 13p; Khadaizah Hellman 5p; Shacora Paige 3p.


LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Alexis Nelson scored a game-high 27 points but it wasn’t enough as the Warriors (1-5) knocked off the Wyverns (3-3) for their first win of the season. Madison Dockter led Eminence with 22 points, and both Kenya Vargas and Emilie Ethington finished in double-figures scoring, with 12 and 15 points respectively. Jamani Reed chipped in with eight points for the Wyverns.


Kenya Vargas 12p; Emilie Ethington 15p; Camille Scott 6p; Madison Dockter 22p; Faith Axline 3p


Alexis Nelson 27p; Jamani Reed 8p; Caroline Pepa 4p; Lily Johnson 2p


BEREA, Ky. – After winning its opener of the Berea Holiday Classic, the Mustangs (6-3) fell in the nightcap to the Generals (5-2). Carolin Bennett led the Generals with 18 points and Shelbi Wilson had a complete game, scoring nine points to go with seven steals, five rebounds, and three assists. Sage Blue nearly recorded a double-double as she finished with 13 points and nine rebounds, while Nicola Adams scored seven points, grabbed eight rebounds and had four steals for the Mustangs.


Carolin Bennett 18p, 2a, 1r; Kiara Pankins 11p, 7r; Shelbi Wilson 9p, 7s, 5r, 3a; Macey Goff 7p; Lindi DeBilzan 6p, 2r, 2s; Tekiya Garr-Carter 5p, 8r; Terri Abram 4p; Elise Pankins 4p; Tionna Sanford 3p

MOORE (6-3)

Sage Blue 13p, 9r, 2b; Dajia Stafford 10p, 2a; Nicola Adams 7p, 8r, 4s; Taliyah Jordan 4p; Alexus Crawford 3p

Other scores from around the state: 

Bracken Co. 64, Robertson County 30

Breathitt Co. 71, Riverside Christian 32

Dixie Heights 69, Villa Madonna 13

Eminence 58, Lou. St. Francis 41

Estill Co. 63, Knott Co. Central 60

Fairview 51, Allen Central 45

Gallatin Co. 65, Carroll Co. 34

Greenup Co. 47, Menifee Co. 35

Hopkinsville 57, Graves Co. 44

Letcher County Central 47, East Ridge 45, OT

Lex. Tates Creek 59, Model 38

Madisonville-North Hopkins 46, Warren Central 27

Marion Co. 50, Campbellsville 26

Meade Co. 75, Breckinridge Co. 71

Murray 68, McLean Co. 33

Notre Dame 59, Montgomery Co. 44

Paintsville 70, Pike Co. Central 54

Perry Co. Central 90, Powell Co. 54

Rose Hill Christian 53, Piarist 45

Simon Kenton 71, Walton-Verona 42

South Floyd 57, June Buchanan 27

Union Co. 59, Dawson Springs 48

Whitley Co. 39, Harrison Co. 36

Williamsburg 47, Oneida Baptist 17


Berea Holiday Classic

Lou. Moore 58, Knox Central 57, OT

Cannelton Tournament

Frederick Fraize 42, Columbus Christian, Ind. 27

Whitesville Trinity 48, Columbus Christian, Ind. 25

Whitesville Trinity 60, Cannelton, Ind. 47

McDonalds Holiday Classic

Casey Co. 62, South Laurel 46

Pikeville Invitational Tournament

Pikeville 68, Magoffin Co. 39

West Carter 52, Belfry 45

Smyrna Tournament

Hamilton Heights Christian, Tenn. 57, East Carter 30

Waggener Tournament

Lou. Doss 72, Lou. Waggener 64

Lou. Jeffersontown 57, Lou. Waggener 46

Lou. Shawnee 68, Lou. Southern 49

North Oldham 65, Lou. Southern 58, 3OT


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