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John Hay sweeps past Witt
John Hay claimed a pair of win over Witt in their Hamblen County elementary basketball games on Monday.
The Lady Pioneers won 31-16, as Hannah Hall led the way with 26 points in the victory. Janelyn Dearing netted 6 points in the loss.
John Hay claimed the boy’s game, 35-16, behind 18 points from Jace Ballard. Connor Collison tallied 13 points in the defeat.
Union Heights grabs two from Whitesburg
Union Heights rolled into Whitesburg and took home two wins in their Hamblen County elementary basketball games on Monday.
The Lady Tornados grabbed a 28-10 decision behind 10 points each from Ava Combs and Angie Hannah. Erin Ray tossed in 7 points in the loss.
In the second game, the Tornados got 22 points from Jaxson Archer in a 34-13 victory. Josiah Dawson poured in 7 points in the defeat.
Alpha, Fairview split hoops doubleheader
The Alpha girls and Fairview boys both came away victorious in their Hamblen County elementary basketball games on Monday.
Alpha dominated the girl’s game, 35-4, as Madilyn Simpson led the Lady Bulldogs with 12 points. Gemesos Moreno and Sophie Shelley both had 2 points in the loss.
In the boy’s contest, the Wildcats took down Alpha, 58-44, behind a 40-point eruption from Derek Abner. Chad Dalton scored 12 and Bryson Purkey added 10 in the defeat.
Manley, West split hardwood twinbill
Manley and West Elementary split a doubleheader in their Hamblen County elementary basketball games on Monday night.
West won the girl’s game, 44-23, behind 19 points from Treasure Stewart. Bailee Carlyle had 9 points in the loss for the Lady Eagles.
The Eagles won the nightcap, 41-39, in a thriller, as Joel Oliver tallied 13 points and Luke Orr added 10 in the win. Jake Bunch fired in 29 points in the defeat for the Warriors.