Dec 06

Boys basketball sweeps SE Raleigh in GNRC opener

Senior Alex Reed 16 points, 10 rebounds leads the #2 Trojans past SE Raleigh 65-44 in their GNRC opener. Garner (4-1) downs the Bulldogs for the 10th consecutive time. Omari Harris & KD Burt 11 each as 10 Trojans score on the night. Garner shoots just 48% on the night, while SER 47% but the Trojans enjoy a massive 30-14 rebound margin. Burt leads Garner with 11 rebounds as he and Reed post their 5th consecutive double-doubles to open the season. 10 different Trojans record a rebound in Garner’s 10th straight win over SER in the 44th consecutive conference win for Coach Eddie Gray.

GAR 20 10 16 19 65
SER 12 6 14 12 44

Points: Alex Reed 16, Omari Harris 11, KD Burt 11, Demetric Horton 9pts / 5reb, Trayvon Ferrell 6, Corey Marrow 5, Ian Johnston 3, Jihad Ellis 2, Mehki Townes 2

JV Trojans make it 46 in a row
Coach Bloms JV Trojans escape with 57-55 to open the season 4-0 in their conference opener. The win is the program’s 46 straight win. Jon-Anthony Johnson leads JV Trojans with 14, Daiveon Dunn & Todd Burt 10 each (Burt 11 rebounds)

Lady Trojans fall to top-ranked SER & JV girls are edged as well in their first GNRC games.

Freshman boys drop 54-53 decision at Clayton. Garner is unable to hold their 44-31 3rd quarter lead to drop to 2-2. (No stats, game started early & joined in progress)

All four teams plus the Freshman boys at home Friday. Coach Crump’s Freshman Trojans vs Cardinal Gibbons 3:30PM followed by, the JV/varsity squads take vs E.Wake in GNRC action.