Grundy R-5 Boys Advance to HDC Tournament Semifinals
Date 2013/12/17 10:52:41 | Topic: Sports
|The Grundy R-5 boys basketball team has advanced into the semifinal round of the HDC Conference Basketball Tournament in Jamesport, after a 60-40 win on Monday night against the North Harrison Shamrocks.|
Clayton Radcliff led the Panther scoring barrage with 16 points, with Stuart Eller adding 14, Mason Larson 12, and Destin Gann nine. The win pushes the Panthers into a Wednesday night semifinal win the top-seeded East Harrison Bobcats. East Harrison took care of eight-seeded Tri-County in quarterfinal action on Monday night, 63-47. For North Harrison, in the loss to Grundy, Reed Hallock led the Shamrocks with 11 points. North Harrison's boys will play Tri-County in a consolation semifinal on Thursday night at 6:15.
The bottom half of the girls bracket has a semifinal set for Wednesday night, with the #2 seed Pattonsburg Lady Panthers playing the #3 seed North Harrison Lady Shamrocks at 7:30. In quarterfinal round action on Monday night, Pattonsburg beat Grundy R-5, 69-50, with North Harrison downing East Harrison, 50-28.
In Pattonsburg's win, Kelly Warford led all scorers, with 32 points for the winning side, while Haley Plymell added 12 points. For Grundy R-5, a team still searching for its first win of 2013-2014, Elizabeth Novak had 16 points, Kiley Littleton 14, and Emily Milazzo nine. Grundy R-5's girls will aim for their first win of the season on Thursday night, playing East Harrison in a 5 o'clock consolation semifinal.
On Tuesday night from Tri-County High School, quarterfinals to be played will be the Mercer boys (#2 seed) against Pattonsburg at 5:00, the Mercer girls (#1 seed) against Newtown-Harris at 6:15, the Winston boys (#3 seed) against Newtown-Harris at 7:30, and the Gilman City girls (#4 seed) against Winston at 8:45.