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Nate Frazier driving past the defense to score two for the Minutemen. (Photo by Melissa Riley)

Varsity Beats Tigers,
Loses to Cougars

The Lewis County Minutemen boys varsity basketball team played a pair of home games this past week against Lincoln and Elkins. The Minutemen would win one game against the Elkins Tigers and lose to the Lincoln Cougars during the two-game home stand and made their record 5-8 on the season.
Their first game of the week was on Tuesday, Jan. 20, when they hosted the undefeated Lincoln Cougars. In a game that was close throughout, the Minutemen would fall to the Cougars by a score of 62-57.
Ben Riley's 16 points, Thomas Hogan's 14 points and Damien White's 12 points led the Minutemen in scoring. Riley led the way on the boards with 12 rebounds and 7 assists.
The Minutemen were at home again on Thursday, Jan. 22, when they hosted the Elkins Tigers. Lewis County would lead from wire to wire in posting a 58-48 win over the Tigers. Ben Riley's 15 points, Damien White's12 points,Thomas Hogan's 12 points and Dylan Gump's 11 points led a balanced Lewis County scoring attack.
The Minutemen will be back in action this Thursday night when they will travel to Rachel for a Big Ten Conference contest against the North Marion Huskies.
Score By Quarters
Lincoln           15 17   9 21 - 62
Lewis County 14 14 16 13 - 57
Lincoln: Johnny Spadafore 5 5-8 17; Frankie Spadafore 6 4-8 18; Cole DeBerry 0 4-6 4; Maverick Skinner 4 0-0 10; Brandon Fazalare 4 0-2 8; Jonathan Wright 1 0-0 3; Chase Riley 1 0-0 2; Totals 21 13-24 62; Three Point Field Goals: J. Spadafore - 1; F. Spadafore - 1; Skinner - 1; Wright - 1
Lewis County: Chris Stout - 2 0-0 5; Ben Riley 7 2-2 16; Nate Frazier 1 0-0 3; Dylan Gump 2 1-2 5; Thomas Hogan 7 0-2 14; T.K. Varner 0 2-2 2; Ian Fealy 0 0-0 0; Daniel Conrad 0 0-0 0; Damien White 5 1-1 12; Totals 24 6-9 57; Three Point Goals: Stout - 1; Frazier - 1; White - 1
Score By Quarters
Elkins                7 15 12 14 - 48
Lewis County  16 16   6 20 - 58
Elkins: Kelly 6 3-5 15; Hammond 4 1-2 12; Crawford 2 0-0 4; Harland 1 1-2 3; Gainer 3 1-2 7; Hutton 1 0-0 3; Loftus 2 0-0 4; Totals 15 6-11 48; Three Point Field Goals: Hammond - 3; Hutton - 1
Lewis County: T.K. Varner 1 0-0 2; Chris Stout 1 2-3 4; Nate Frazier 0 2-2 2; Dylan Gump 2 6-8 11; Damien White 5 1-2 12; Thomas Hogan 5 2-3 12; Ben Riley 4 5-6 15; Totals 18 18-24 58; Three Point Field Goals: Riley - 2; Gump - 1; White - 1

Working for Pin

LCHS junior Wrestler Tim Smith working for a pin. (Photo by Melissa Riley)

 

'Maids Varsity 2-5
Record in 8 Games

The Lewis County Maids varsity basketball team had a busy stretch of games in which they went 2-5 during the seven game stretch. Their seven game stretch started on Dec. 19, when they traveled to Preston County. The Maids came out on top in a close game by a score of 41-39. Karli Hamrick's 14 points and Brooklyn Perkey's 11 points paced Lewis County in the victory.
The Maids were then at home on Dec 23, when they hosted the Liberty Mountaineers. The Maids made it two wins in a row with a 62-29 win over Liberty. Alexis Rumbach's 15 points, Brooklyn Perkey's and Karli Hamrick's 12 points each led a balanced Lewis County scoring attack.
After a long lay off, the Maids played at home again on Jan. 9, when they hosted the Robert C. Byrd Flying Eagles. The Maids would fall to the Flying Eagles 61-53. Brooklyn Perkey led Lewis County with a game high 29 points.
Lewis County would then travel to Braxton County on Jan. 9 to take on the Eagles. The Maids would drop a close game to the Eagles 57-55. Brooklyn Perkey's 25 points, Torie Riffle's and Braley Bozic's 10 points each paced the Maids.
The Maids were on the road again on Jan. 14, with a game against the Grafton Bearcats. Lewis County would once again see themselves in another tight game when they would fall to the Bearcats 44-41. Brooklyn Perkey was the lone Lewis County player to reach double figures in scoring with 15 points.
Lewis County was once again on the road Jan. 16, when they would travel to take on the Bridgeport Indians. They held the lead for the first quarter of play but saw Bridgeport take control and hand them a 57-43 loss. Brooklyn Perkey was once again the lone Maids player to reach double figures with 21 points.
The final game of the seven was a trip to Shinnston to take on the Lincoln Cougars. Lincoln was in control of this contest from the start and went on to post a 70-51 victory over the Maids. Karli Hamrick's 13 points, Brooklyn Perkey's 12 points, Alexis Rumbach's 11 points and Braley Bozic's 10 points led a balanced Maids scoring attack.
The Maids will be in action this week with a pair of home games including tonight versus East Fairmont and Friday, Jan. 30 against North Marion.
Score By Quarters
Lewis County 18 12   5 6 - 41
Preston            4 13 15 7 - 39
Lewis County: Brooklyn Perkey 5 0-0 11; Karli Hamrick 5 2-3 14; Alexis Rumbach 3 0-0 7; Torie Riffle 2 1-2 5; Braley Bozic 1 0-0 2; Tera Bowman 1 0-0 2; Totals 17 3-5 41; Three Point Field Goals: Perkey - 1; Hamrick- 2; Rumbach - 1
Preston: Marlo Lively 0 1-2 1; Alexis Schoolcraft 4 1-7 9; Tory Hershman 2 3-6 7; Marlee McCrobie 0 0-2 0; Seneca Marko 2 1-2 6; Brittany Sanders 3 4-6 10; Totals 13 11-29 39; Three Point Field Goals: Marko - 1; Sanders - 1
Score By Quarters
Liberty              8 9   4   8 - 29
Lewis County 16 8 27 11 - 62
Liberty: K. Mayle 4 4-6 13; H. Ramirez 3 0-0 6; A. Jones 2 2-8 6; M. Riley 1 0-0 2; C. Nisbett 0 2-3 2; Totals 10 8-17 29; Three Point Field Goals: Mayle - 1
Lewis County: Brooklyn Perkey 5 2-2 12; Karli Hamrick 5 0-1 12; Alexis Rumbach 6 0-0 15; Braley Bozic 1 0-0 2; Hannah Rinker 1 0-0 2; Alicia Life 2 2-3 6; Devin Woody 2 0-0 6; Tera Bowman 1 0-0 3; Emilee Spangler 1 0-0 2; Sarah Post 1 0-0 2; Totals 25 4-6 62; Three Point Field Goals: Hamrick - 2; Rumbach - 3; Bowman - 1; Woody - 2
Score By Quarters
Robert C. Byrd 14 13 24 10 - 61
Lewis County    11 12 11 19 - 53
Robert C. Byrd; Tannah Cox 1 3-4 5; Hannah Lemasters 2 0-0 4; Corin Todd 8 2-6 21; Madison Miles 1 0-0 3; Samantha Buffey 2 5-8 9; Tyra Herbig 1 6-7 8; Shayla Hinterer 2 5-8 9; Abi Cox 1 0-0 2; Totals 18 21-33 61; Three Point Field Goals: Todd - 3; Miles - 1
Lewis County: Brooklyn Perkey 11 7-8 29; Karli Hamrick 2 0-0 6; Alexis Rumbach 1 0-0 3; Torie Riffle 1 0-0 2; Braley Bozic 2 0-2 4; Alicia Life 3 3-4 9; Totals 20 10-14 53; Three Point Field Goals: Hamrick - 2; Rumbach - 1
Lewis County    9 14 15 17 - 55
Braxton County 8 18 18 13 - 57
Lewis County: Brooklyn Perkey 11 2-3 25; Karli Hamrick 1 0-2 2; Alexis Rumbach 4 0-0 8; Torie Riffle 3 4-6 10; Braley Bozic 5 0-3 10; Totals 24 6-14 55; Three Point Field Goals: Perkey - 1
Braxton County: Kendra Houghton 6 2-4 16; Logan Frame 5 5-6 18; Katie Golinky 2 0-4 4; Tiara Hunter 1 3-4 5; Rebecca Vigue 3 2-4 8; Hannah Dittman 3 0-0 6; Totals: 20 12-22 57; Three Point Field Goals: Houghton - 2; Frame - 3
Lewis County 9 10  7 15 - 41
Grafton           4  5 20 15 - 44
Lewis County: Brooklyn Perkey 6 2-6 15; Karli Hamrick 1 4-4 6; Alexis Rumbach 3 1-1 9; Torie Riffle 0 3-6 3; Braley Bozic 3 1-2 6; Hannah Rinker 0 0-2 0; Alicia Life 1 0-4 2; Totals: 13 11-25 41; Three Point Field Goals: Perkey - 1; Rumbach - 2; Bozic - 1
Grafton: Brittany Marcarge 0 5-8 5; Siera Gabbert 1 2-2 5; Ally Peters 3 1-2 8; Bronlie Jacobs 0 0-1 0; Tessa Clark 6 6-11 18; Janel Kittle 2 4-7 8; Totals 12 18-31 44; Three Point Field Goals: Gabbert - 1; Peters - 1
Score By Quarters
Lewis County 12  9   9 13 - 43
Bridgeport     10 17 11 19 - 57
Lewis County: Brooklyn Perkey 8 3-4 21; Karli Hamrick 2 1-1 5; Alexis Rumbach 3 1-1 8; Torie Riffle 1 0-0 2; Braley Bozic 1 1-2 3; Alicia Life 2 0-2 4; Totals 17 6-10 43; Three Point Field Goals: Perkey - 2; Rumbach - 1
Bridgeport: Halie Hardman 0 0-0 0; Hannah Fetty 3 2-4 8; Stephanie Alvaro 1 2-5 4; Gianina Renzelli 2 1-1 5; Hope Chalfant 3 0-0 8 Kaitlyn Smith 2 0-0 5; Totals 19 16-23 57; Three Point Field Goals: Chalfant - 2; Smith - 1
Lewis County  7 12 13 19 - 51
Lincoln          22 28 19   1 - 70
Lewis County: Brooklyn Perkey 5 2-7 12; Karli Hamrick 6 0-0 13; Alexis Rumbach 4 2-2 11; Braley Bozic 4 1-2 10; Alicia Life 1 0-0 2; Kierston Detamore 1 0-0 3; Totals 21 5-11 51; Three Point Field Goals: Hamrick - 1; Rumbach - 1; Bozic - 1; Detamore - 1
Lincoln: Hope Bray 10 1-5 24; Azlee Barnard 2 0-0 4; Marlena Smith 0 1-2 1; Madison Jefferies 3 1-2 7; Gracy Lamm 8 2-2 18; Josie Payton 4 0-0 8; Jade DeBerry 3 2-3 8; Totals 3 7-14 70; Three Point Field Goals: Bray - 3

 

 

 

 

 
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