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2015 Girls 7th Grade Middle School State Tournament

Kentucky Basketball Academy

Lexington, KY

October 16-18, 2015

2015 by Ron Harrison

 

 

There were nineteen teams entered in this tournament. They were placed into six pools as follows: Pool A: Elkhorn, Northern Pulaski, and McCreary. Pool B: Southern Pulaski, Old KY Home, and Eastside. Pool C: Valley, Whitley County, and Bourbon County. Pool D: Clay County, Lincoln County, and Whitesburg. Pool E: Campbellsville, Meece, and Mt. Washington. Pool F: Wayne County, JCTMS, Campbell, and Paris.

 

Friday October 16th

 

Pool Play

 

Northern Pulaski

35

McCreary

25

Southern Pulaski

42

Old KY Home

32

Whitley County

44

Bourbon County

38

Clay County

38

Lincoln County

17

Mt. Washington

33

Campbellsville

32

 

Saturday October 17th

 

Pool Play

 

Southern Pulaski

46

Eastside

23

Valley

36

Whitley County

21

Elkhorn

44

McCreary

20

JCTMS

55

Campbell

41

Meece

46

Mt. Washington

28

Wayne County

Won

Paris

Forfeit

Lincoln County

46

Whitesburg

28

Elkhorn

50

Northern Pulaski

32

Old KY Home

34

Eastside

32

Valley

28

Bourbon County

20

Clay County

43

Whitesburg

21

JCTMS

Won

Paris

Forfeit

Wayne County

45

Campbell

16

Campbellsville

35

Meece

25

 

Tournament Play

 

Campbell

33

Eastside

27

Bourbon County

28

McCreary

22

Whitesburg

Won

Paris

Forfeit

Whitley County

39

Campbellsville

24

Northern Pulaski

37

Meece

26

Elkhorn

42

Mt. Washington

25

Old KY Home

49

JCTMS

42

Southern Pulaski

42

Bourbon County

22

Clay County

48

Campbell

25

Valley

40

Whitesburg

18

Wayne County

39

Lincoln County

26

 

Sunday October 17th

 

Silver Bracket

 

JCTMS

38

Mt. Washington

12

Quarterfinal

Campbell

24

Campbellsville

16

Quarterfinal

Meece

Won

Whitesburg

Forfeit

Quarterfinal

Lincoln County

39

Bourbon County

31

Quarterfinal

Meece

36

Lincoln County

29

Semifinal

JCTMS

52

Campbell

31

Semifinal

JCTMS

50

Meece

36

Championship

 

Championship Bracket

 

Elkhorn

40

Old KY Home

37

Quarterfinal

Clay County

32

Whitley County

23

Quarterfinal

Valley

40

Northern Pulaski

23

Quarterfinal

Southern Pulaski

43

Wayne County

31

Quarterfinal

 

Clay County 49 Elkhorn 46 (Semifinal) Taylor Asher led Clay County with 31 points and Brooklyn Miles led Elkhorn with 28 points.

 

Valley 31 Southern Pulaski 25 (Semifinal) Cassidy Rowe and Laci Johnson led Valley with 15 and 13 points respectively. Alexa Smiddy led Southern Pulaski with 15 points.

 

Valley 36 Clay County 14 (Championship) Cassidy Rowe and Alyssa Elswick led Valley with 14 and 12 points respectively. Taylor Asher led Clay County with seven points.

 

All Tournament First Team C. Rowe Tournament Most Outstanding Player (Valley Elementary), A. Elswick (Valley Elementary), L. Johnson (Valley Elementary), T. Asher (Clay County), A. Lewis (Clay County), A. Smiddy (Southern Pulaski), B. Miles (Elkhorn), A. Bowling (Meece), A. Striverson (JCTMS), Blevins (Wayne County), and S. Cothron (Northern Pulaski).

 

All Tournament Second Team Releford (Lincoln County), Anderson (Campbell), Edwina Hacker (Clay County), Curetor (Old KY Home), Clausen (Campbellsville), K. Adams (Whitesburg), J. Monhaller (Whitley County), Pierce (Mt. Washington), and Johnson (Bourbon County).

 

The tournament champions Valley Elementary was coached by Lonnie Rowe.

 

Acknowledgements:

 

A special thanks to Tom Bower and the KBA staff for maintaining their up-to-date website and to Tom for providing the all tournament teams.