Balanced attack propels Wallins to win over Cats
With three Purple Devils reaching double figures, Wallins defeated visiting Evarts 50-37 on Tuesday in seventh- and eight-grade basketball action.
Elisha Smallwood scored 16, while Taylor Spurlock and Tyler Cole added 10 each for the Devils.
Christian Boggs scored 17 to lead the Wildcats.
Carl Pacholewski poured in 19 points as Wallins won 49-21 in the fifth- and sixth-grade game.
Wallins plays at Green Hills on Tuesday.
Wallins (50) — Elisha Smallwood 16, Taylor Spurlock 10, Tyler Cole 10, Devin Eldridge 6, Alex Nantz 6, Casey Lee 2.
Evarts (37) — Christian Boggs 17, Mike Canterberry 8, Nick Shackleford 7, Nick Hunting 3, Dylan Burkhart 2.
Wallins (49) — Carl Pacholewski 19, Daniel Carmical 9, Josh Sergent 5, Caydn Brock 5, Tanner Griffin 3, Luke Cottrell 2, Riley Murphy 2, Carter Howard 2, Gavin Napier 2.
Evarts (21) — Zach Potter 9, Jayden Burkhart 8, Alex Helton 4.
Swanner scores 17 as Redskins are winners
Josh Swanner poured in 17 points as Cumberland celebrated homecoming Monday with a 41-26 win over Green Hills in seventh- and eighth-grade basketball action.
Andrew Hoskins led the Falcons with 11 points.
Jordan Akal scored nine as Cumberland (6-0) won 31-20 in the fifth- and sixth-grade game.
Hunter Crain scored 12 to pace Green Hills.
Cumberland travels to Black Mountain on Tuesday. Green Hills plays host to Wallins on Tuesday.
Cumberland (41) — Zac Collett 9, Justin Brown 2, C.J. Carruba 2, Josh Swanner 17, Cade Pennington 2, Quinton Boggs 4, Dakota Shepherd 4, WIlliam Howard 1.
Green Hills (26) — Andrew Hoskins 11, Dylan Gross 5, Caleb Ashley 2, Jessie Whitehead 1, Dalton Shepherd 7.
Cumberland (31) — Jordan Akal 9, Jaeden Gist 6, Justin Moyers 5, Cullen Whitaker 1, Jonah Swanner 2, Kris Cornett 2, Daelyn Shepherd 2, Johann Gist 4.
Green Hills (20) — Andrew Hensley 2, Hunter Crain 12, Ethan Caldwell 6.
Black Bear Madness set Friday
The Harlan County boys and girls basketball teams will be introduced Friday during Black Bear Madness.
The program will begin at 7 p.m. Players will be introduced and each team will go through drills and a short scrimmage.
Dance and cheer teams will also perform.
Admission is free.^^^
SEKC Panorama schedule announced
Local high school basketball teams will tip off their seasons next week with the Southeastern Kentucky Conference Panorama. The schedule includes:
Harlan County at Williamsburg G/B
Harlan at Pineville B/G
Knox Central at Middlesboro G/B
Corbin at Bell County G/B
Lynn Camp at Clay County G/B