12/5/2018 11:23:00 AM High School Basketball Roundup
Games Played Tuesday, December 4
East Lincoln 81, Statesville 53 --- The Mustangs led 41-29 at halftime and held on in the second as they defeated the Greyhounds 81-53 in the non-conference game Tuesday night in Denver. East Lincoln had four players in double figures, led by junior, Justin Kuthan, who had a career and game high double-double 32 points and 10 rebounds, while seniors, Sidney Dollar, had 18 points, John Bean, had 11 points and 7 rebounds, Allden Horne, had 10 points, while Ben Zirkle had 13 assists. The Greyhounds had three players in double figures led by, senior, Jeremiah Mott, who had 12 points, while sophomores, Josiah Gathings, had 11 points, and Kevin Biglow had 10 points. The Mustangs have won two in a row to start the season. The Mustangs will be at home against the Comenius Knights on Friday, December 7, while the Greyhounds will be at home against the Hickory Tornados on Wednesday, December 5.
Cherryville 70, Polk County 51 --- The Cherryville Ironmen defeated Polk county 70 to 51. Lane Harrill lead the way with 26 points and seven assists. Lavonte Hughes had 12j points and eight assists. Nathan Jeffers had 12 points and 10 rebounds. Justin Alexander had 10 points. The Ironmen had four players in double figures for the second game in a row. The Ironmen Play at home Thursday versus Sugar Creek and Friday versus West Lincoln.
OTHER BOYS SCORES
East Burke 57, West Lincoln 51
Ashbrook 56, Lincolnton 43
Highland Tech 75, North Lincoln (OT), played Monday
Statesville 74, East Lincoln 32
East Burke 66, West Lincoln 24
Ashbrook 52, Lincolnton 43
Polk County 59, Cherryville 15
North Lincoln 57, Highland Tech 24 (played Monday)