The Trojans celebrate Senior Night 2016 with 71-35 demolition of Rolesville to complete their second straight undefeated GNRC season. The special night for our Class of 2016 seniors, Andrew Abrom, Javonte Sims, Jalen Ellerbee, Davon Newton and captain Nick Kuhns is punctuated with the return of US Army Specialist Max Kuhns (’12) home from deployment to surprise his brother. The former Trojan basketball player arrives back in the States just in time for the annual celebration of our senior athletes. Garner completes the regular season 22-2 with Coach Eddie Gray picking up career win 475. The conference tournament begins Monday night at 7:30PM at home vs W.Johnston.
Points: Thomas Allen 19, Andrew Abrom 12, Nick Kuhns 10, Javonte Sims 8, KD Burt 7, Omari Harris 6, Alex Reed 5, Jalen Ellerbe 3, Trayvon Ferrell 1.
JV team completes undefeated 22-0 season
Coach Bloms’ JV Trojans are not tested en rout to their 40th consecutive win 58-35 over Rolesville. Donovan Evans scores 17 & Damion Barrett 16 to lead Garner. Evans completes the year as the JV Trojans scoring leader (280 points) & Jaren Ellerbee the rebounding leader with 99. Congrats to Coach Bloms and the Trojans for their outstanding year!
Lady Trojans edged in their regular season finale
Senior Briana Young double-double 12 points & 13 rebounds leads Coach Mays squad in their 47-41 loss to the Lady Rams. The Trojans honored seniors Young, Nia Jackson, Laytonia Haywood, Gwen Creath, & Azia White for their commitment to the program. Garner opens GNRC tournament play Monday also, time/opp TBD.
Garner JV girls claim 37-21 GNRC win over Rolesville