In Recent High School Hoops Action…
The Richland Lady Raiders topped Mt Pleasant…57 to 24
The Raiders also beat Mt Pleasant…68 to 65
The Giles County ‘Lady Cats downed Murfreesboro Central… 49 to 41,
Hanna Hill led the way with 22 points.
The Giles County Bobcats lost a close one to Murfreesboro Central…56 to 50, J. C. Brown and Z. Yarbrough each had 10 points in the loss.
The Martin Methodist Men’s Basketball team saw its four-game win streak snapped in a hard-fought 81-69 defeat at # 18 William Carey last night.
The RedHawks never led in the contest, but went toe-to-toe with one of the premier teams in the SSAC.
Jordan Olison led the RedHawks with 21 points, Big man Dwayne Ward notched 17 points and a game-high nine rebounds in the defeat.
The RedHawks will look to rebound Saturday when they travel to New Orleans to face Loyola.
Tipoff in Saturday’s contest is scheduled for 4 p.m.
The Martin Methodist Women’s Basketball team saw its seven-game SSAC win streak snapped Thursday night in an 81-58 loss at William Carey in the SSAC Women’s Basketball Game of the Week.
The RedHawks suffered their first defeat since the calendar flipped to 2019 and lost their first conference tilt since November 29th.
The loss soured a special night for RedHawk junior guard Brooklyn Blanchard, whose 14 points moved her to over 1,000 career points. Blanchard became just the ninth RedHawk to achieve the feat.
The RedHawks are scheduled to meet defending SSAC tournament champion Loyola Saturday. Tipoff is scheduled for 2 p.m. in New Orleans.
In High School Basketball action…
The Richland Lady Raiders beat Hampshire…77 to 40, Jesse Jennings had a career night lighting-up the nets for 31 points, Riley Neely added 16.
The Raiders also topped Hampshire…64 to 31. Logan Helton tossed-in 22, Daniel Nicholson added 14.
The Bobcats lost to Nolensville…66 to 49, no score was reported in the girls contest.
In recent High School Basketball action…
The Richland Lady Raiders beat Culleoka…63 to 34.
The Raiders also topped Culleoka…52 to 42.
Both Raider squads will be in action tonight taking-on Hampshire @ 6pm here on Classic KSR.
The Giles County Lady ‘Cats lost to Community High School…58 to 36.
The Bobcats also lost to Community…57 to 49.
Giles County will be on the road tonight to take-on Nolensville @ 6pm.
Again Giles County leads the State Of Tennessee Deer harvest with hunters having checked in 3,548 deer since the season opened.
Fayette County’s with 3,371 and Wayne County’s with 3,420 check in second and third.
Meanwhile, the statewide harvest numbers increased this past week to 142,161.
All hunters harvesting deer through the end of the month are required to check the deer at a physical check station.
TWRA will continue to provide information on the state deer harvest as it becomes available.