Dec 27

Garner posts HSOT win over Leesville

The Trojans claim the HSOT Holiday Invitational consolation bracket 71-59 win over Leesville for their 10th victory of the season. Garner (10-1) starts strong showing no effects of the quick tournament turnaround, bolting to double-digit leads in both halves 8-for-16 from the line lets the Pride back into the game. The Trojans backcourt duo of Julius Barnes 12 points, six assists) & Nick Kuhns with 11 points, keep the game in Garner’s favor. Allen adds six rebounds, five assists and four steals in the game. Alex Reed makes it four Trojans in double figures with 10 points, the tenth time this season Garner has had 4 double figure scorers.

Garner advances to the Summit Hospitality Group on Monday 12:10 p.m. vs Knightdale.

HSOT Tournament

GAR 16 15 20 20 71
LVL 11 17 16 15 59

SCORING: Julius Barnes 12, Nick Kuhns 11, Alex Reed 10, Kenyon Burt 8, JaShaun Smith 7, Davon Newton 2;

JV Trojans open tournament play at The Athens Drive Holiday Tournament vs Green Hope, Monday 5:30pm at Athens Drive High School.
Darren Tew 2006 CJD