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Feb 09

Trojans blast Rolesville to finish GNRC unbeaten on record setting night

Garner ruins Rolesville Senior Night with a school record 110-73 win to complete their 14-0 conference regular season. Senior Alex Reed scores 22 in his school record tying 107th varsity game & KD Burt leads the Trojans with 24 with 13 rebounds. Demetric Horton also with 16 and Trayvon Ferrell tallies 12 & Marque Maultsby scores 11 and dishes out 8 assists. Ten Trojans record buckets for Garner (22-2) who shoots 65%, their third straight game +60% and destroy the Rams on the boards 38-18. Horton hits 5 of 9 from beyond the arc to allow Garner to pull away by 17 at the break. Coach Eddie Gray’s regular season champs open GNRC Tournament play Monday night vs W.Johnston 7:30PM

Terrific highlights of Trojans record-setting win from Chris Lehman and the Trojan Sports Network

GAR 26 30 26 28 110
ROL 14 25 14 20 73

Scoring: KD Burt 24pts/13 rebounds, Alex Reed 22pts/8 rebounds, Demetric Horton 16, Trayvon Ferrell 12, Marque Maultsby 11pts/8 assists, Omari Harris 6, Donovan Evans 6, Milan Harrison 6, Mehki Townes 4, Keion White 3;

Trojan Sports Network archive broadcast
First half

2nd half (very weak internet connection)

Notes: Garner basketball  sweeps conference slate for varsity & JV second consecutive year; 57th straight GNRC for varsity & 65 straight wins for JV; Reed ties Julius Barnes 2015 school record for varsity games played; Coach Eddie Gray (’70) career record 503-198; 110 points breaks game mark, last reached November 24, 2014 vs Cleveland in 109-93 win; 1,130 days since Garner basketball lost a conference game.

JV Trojans finish undefeated
Coach Bloms JV Trojans record their 65th straight win in 69-40 whipping of the JV Rams to complete their second straight undefeated season 23-0. Garrett Capaforte HUGE 20-point first half stakes the good guys to 34-20 halftime lead. Capaforte finishes with game-high 26, Todd Burt adds 10 and Donovan Brown records 9 rebounds to lead all players. Coach Bloms career record 159-34 at Garner

2017 JV Trojans 23-0