Jan 09

Trojans blast the Knights to stay unbeaten in the GNRC

The Trojans race to 21-point halftime margin and coast to 84-72 conference win over Knightdale. Julius Barnes leads the Trojans with 24 with 8 assists, Nick Kuhns has 10 for the 13-1 Trojans. Alex Reed has solid 9 points, 8 rebounds for Garner who improves to 5-0 in the GNRC. The good guys finish with 58% shooting from the floor while the Knights are held to 43%. Garner keeps the game out of reach hitting 12 of 14 free throws in one stretch, finishing 20 of 27 overall..Knightdale is doomed in part by their 16-of-33 from the line. The #3-ranked Trojans host Southern Durham Tuesday, Jan. 13th for the annual endowment game (No Trojan passes!) beginning with the Lady Trojans varsity at 5:30PM

Scoring: Julius Barnes 24, Nick Kuhns 10, Alex Reed 9, JaShaun Smith 8, Kenyon Burt 8, Andrew Abrom 5, Parrish Tinsley 2.

Trojan Sports Network archive broadcast:

WRAL HighSchoolOT slideshow of the action

The JV Trojans take an exciting 40-37 OT win over the Knights. Trayvon Ferrell and Corey Marrow with 11 points each for the 12-1 Garner squad. Marrow jumper with 4 seconds left in regulation sends the game into OT where the Trojans prevail.

Lady Trojans drop their games vs Knightdale with the JV girls falling 40-24 & the varsity downed 62-45 despite Adaya Thorpe’s 15 points.