LCMS closes regular season at Rock

Published 10:03 am Thursday, January 24, 2019

The Lincoln County Middle School basketball teams played their final regular season games at Rockcastle County Middle School, capping off the season with another sweep.
The sixth- and eighth-grade teams closed out their regular season with big wins, as the sixth-grade Eagles won 42-14 over Rockcastle while the eighth-graders won 56-33.

The seventh-grade Eagles also scored a victory but had to hold off Rockcastle 40-37.

The sixth-grade Eagles, led by coach Steve Ralston, finished the regular season at 29-10. The seventh-graders, under coach Carl-Lewis Cummins, finished at 24-5 while the eighth-graders, led by Eric Ralston, finished a perfect 31-0.

Results from the games follow:

Lincoln at Rockcastle Co.
6th Grade
Lincoln 42, Rock 14

LC 12 14 8 8 – 42
RC 0 3 5 6 – 14

Matthew Slone 17 points, 6 rebounds & 3 steals, Gavin Douglas 5 points & 6 steals, Brennin Hazlett 5 points, Troy Lee 4 points & 5 rebounds, Sawyer Robbins 3 points & 5 assists, Kash Smith 2 points & 5 rebounds, Toby Sallee and Reece Carlton 2 points each, Tucker Elkins and Canaan Dawson 1 point apiece.

7th Grade
Lincoln 40, Rock 37

LC 12 12 4 12 – 40
RC 6 10 7 14 – 37

Sawyer Horton 11 points, 7 rebounds & 4 steals, Jackson Withrow 11 points, 10 rebounds, 3 assists & 3 steals, Connor Davis 6 points & 3 steals, Blade Nuckols 6 points, Seth Horton 3 points & 6 rebounds, Elan Lane 3 points.

8th Grade
Lincoln 56, Rock 33

LC 15 20 8 13 – 56
RC 8 4 8 13 – 33

Trevor Miracle 13 points & 3 steals, Tramane Alcorn 12 points, 8 rebounds & 3 steals, Colton Ralston 8 points, 6 rebounds & 4 assists, Jackson Sims 8 points, Zack Moore 6 points & 3 steals, Jalen Smith 5 points, Jansen McAninch 3 points, Layne Lark 1 point & 5 rebounds.