Prep roundup: After falling behind 27-19 at halftime, Poca outscored the host Chapmanville 34-16 in the second half and came away with a 53-43 come-from-behind boys basketball win Saturday.
After falling behind 27-19 at halftime, Poca outscored host Chapmanville 34-16 in the second half and came away with a 53-43 come-from-behind boys basketball win Saturday.
Luke Frampton netted 19 points for Poca and Noah Frampton chipped in 17. Josh Butcher totaled 12 points for Chapmanville (11-3).
Nitro 67, Riverside 58: Ian Lee poured in 25 points as Nitro held off visiting Riverside. Neil Sallada and Tyler Barton each scored 14 points for the Wildcats (3-9). Josh Carpenter led the Warriors with 21 points and Tyus Wood scored 11.
Parkersburg South 62, University 57: J.R. Kerr had 18 points and Cody Monroe pulled down 10 rebounds as Parkersburg South defeated University in the boys consolation game of the Big Atlantic Classic in Beckley. The Patriots (12-2) won despite 14 missed free throws. For the Hawks, Colin Mitchell and Grant Gutman each tossed in 11 points.
Nicholas County 54, Sissonville 44: Jared Tharp had a game-high 20 points as host Nicholas County outlasted Sissonville. Cody McClung chipped in with 12 points for the Grizzlies. Steven Hairston led the Indians (5-8) with 12 points.
Bishop Donahue 80, Charleston Catholic 58: Chaice Truex exploded for 35 points as Bishop Donahue rolled to a home win. Jesse Padlow contributed 16 points for the Bishops. Garrett McCarty led the Irish with 12 points and Brett Miller and Nick George both scored 11.
Spring Valley 71, Ripley 58: Greg Herbert posted 22 points and Austin Keyser chipped in 19 as Spring Valley (7-4) won at home. Jamison Hunt scored 20 points for Ripley while Kade Harrison added 12.
Valley 70, Sherman 50: Henry Barron-Houchins led all scorers with 19 points as host Valley rolled. Keyshawn Payne and Zac Warden had 11 points apiece and Raeshawin Breckenridge scored 10 for the Class A No. 9 Greyhounds (11-1) and Warden added 11 rebounds. Jacob Stewart had 13 points to lead Sherman.
Webster 74, East Fairmont 59: Robbie Cogar posted 26 points and six assists as host Webster County handled East Fairmont. Stephen Cogar scored 19 points and Dalton Davis chipped in 13 for the Highlanders (2-9). Philip Vincent led the Bees (3-8) with 16 points and Nick Greely scored 12.
Westside 61, Wyoming East 57: Westside made 9 of 11 free throws in the fourth quarter and edged Wyoming East at the Big Atlantic Classic in Beckley. Corey Bowles and Justin Cogar each tallied 16 points and Justin Kenneda scored 11 to lead the Renegades. Logan Blankenship led the Warriors (9-2) with 18 points and Austin Canada netted 15.
Gilmer 69, Braxton 46: Austin Ratliff scored 21 points as Gilmer County (10-3) secured a road win. Cody Hilton had 25 points for Braxton County (3-9).
Tug Valley 59, Roane County 51: Thomas Baisden tossed in a game-high 25 points as Tug Valley took down host Roane County. Scotti Meadows led the Raiders (11-3) with 17 points and Isaak Wilmoth chipped in 11.
Nitro 39, Woodrow 38: Savannah Shamblin hit a floater down the lane at the buzzer as the visiting Wildcats salvaged a win and snapped a three-game losing streak. Nitro, which led by 17 at halftime, was down by three with 12 seconds to go when Shamblin was part of a defensive trap that forced a turnover. She scored to close within one and set up the heroics at the end. Shamblin finished with 18 points for Nitro (11-3) and Tiffany Reavis contributed 12 points and 14 rebounds. Aaliyah Williams notched 16 points for Woodrow Wilson (3-9).