Nov 15

Horton 3 wins it for Garner in opener at Cary

Demetric Horton drains a 3-pointer with 5 seconds left to give the Defending GNRC Champion Trojans 85-83 win at Cary. The matchup with #12 Imps was a rematch of the NCHSAA East finals last season but #3 Garner survives the tight contest to open 1-0. Senior Alex Reed leads the Trojans with 21 pts & 11 rebounds. Horton has 16, with KD Burt 16 & Trayvon Ferrell 12 rounded out the balanced Garner scoring attack. The loss ends Cary 22-game home win streak dating back to Dec.2014

Highlights from Chris Lehman & the Trojan Sports Network

GAR 17 22 21 25 85
CRY 15 17 30 21 83

Points: Alex Reed 21, Demetric Horton 16, KD Burt 16, Trayvon Ferrell 12, Marque Maultsby 9, Omari Harris 5, Mekhi Townes 4 (4 rebounds), Milan Harrison 2pts (6 assists)

Trojan Sports Network archive webcast (post-game cut off due to sore loser Cary HS staffer)

JV Men win their opener 53-41 for their 43rd consecutive program win. Garrett Capaforte leads Garner (1-0) with 14 points. Jon-Anthony Johnson & Donovan Brown 10 each

Sirenna Pitts leads the Lady Trojans with 18 points, 14 rebounds in 60-38 loss at home to Cary. Ariona Crutchfield has 10 & Jaylan Conyers has 6 rebounds for Garner who travels to Leesville, Nov. 22nd. JV girls drop 35-28 decision


Thank you to the Tommy Sims ('86 Family for their outstanding support of GMHS