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Feb 06

Trojans blast the Wildcats on Senior Night, clinch GNRC

The Trojan seniors, Alex Reed, Omari Harris, Ian Johnston, Wellington Guzman and Keion White enjoy their Senior Night thrashing of W.Johnston 101-50. A blistering 69% shooting as every player scores on the night GMHS celebrates Coach Gray’s 500th win. Garner had to wait due to the Wildcats cancelling their Jan. 26th game makeup game with the 3rd-ranked 4A squad in NC. Reed leads the balanced scoring attack with 14 and 9 rebounds, Demetric Horton & Harris 11 eachGuzman  has10. Garner (21-2) embarrasses WJ with a school record 65 first half points and finishes the game with 36-19 second half with a running clock most of the way. The Trojans own 28-11 rebound margin in their 55th straight conference win and Coach Eddie Gray’s 17th crown. Garner completes their regular season Thursday night at Rolesville for a GNRC quad.

Outstanding highlights of the Trojan dunkfest from Chris Lehman and the Trojan Sports Network (TSN broadcast #566)

WJO 17 14 11 8 50
GAR 29 36 28 8 101

Points: Alex Reed 14, Omari Harris 11, Demetric Horton 10, Wellington Guzman 10, Marque Maultsby 9, Milan Harrison 9, Ian Johnson 8, KD Burt 6, Mehki Townes 6, Corey Marrow 5, Trayvon Ferrell 4, Keion White 4, Donovan Evans 3, Jihad Ellis 2

Trojan Sports Network archive broadcast

NOTES: Senior Alex Reed plays in his 106th varsity game, one short of Julius Barnes 2015 record; school record 65 point first half breaks previous mark of 56 points (twice 1/21/16 vs SER 101-61 win and 11/24/2014 vs Cleveland 109-93 win); 8th time every available player scored at least 2pts; Coach Eddie Gray career record 502-198; 4th consecutive GNRC title, 8th in 9 years

Senior Class of 2017

Coach Gray and his former players at his 500th win celebration

 

Seniors Sirenna Pitts & Kennedi Coates lead the Lady Trojans to Senior Night win, 61-39 over WJohnston.

JV Trojans make it 62 straight with their 53-22 win over WJohnston. JV Trojans improve to 21-0 with a Wednesday night game vs Knightdale at undisclosed location and time. Public apparently not invited.

JV girls start the sweep of the Wildcats with their 64-22 win over W. Johnston