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Dragons fall in tourney semifinals

Harlan won one and lost one on Saturday in the Cumberland Valley All “A” Classic at Harlan, finishing in the final four.

The Green Dragons opened the tournament with a 36-11 victory over Barbourville. Cole Cornett led the Dragons with 12 points.

Harlan fell 44-13 to Middlesboro in the semifinals. Gage Bailey, Chance Sturgill and Eli Freyer led the Dragons with three points each.

Gillespie led the Jackets with eight points.

Middlesboro defeated Pineville 47-44 in the finals. Pineville advanced with a semifinal win over Williamsburg.

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Harlan (36) — Will Shepherd 9, Gage Bailey 9, Chance Sturgill 1, Cole Cornett 12, Jaxson Perry 5.

Barbourville (11) — Luke Hilliard 3, Kingston Wilder 4, Donovan Smith 4.

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Middlesboro (44) — M. Killion 6, J. Thomas 8, C. Larew 4, M. Young 7, D. Brown 4, V. Gillespie 8, J. Bayless 4, A. Simpson 3.

Harlan (13) — Will Shepherd 2, Gage Bailey 3, Chance Sturgill 3, Eli Freyer 3, Cole Cornett 1, Landon Myers 1.

Balanced attack carries JACES to win

Three Trojans reached double figures as James A. Cawood defeated visiting Barbourville 47-32 on Monday.

Jaycee Carter scored 15 to lead the Trojans, while James McMillian and Jared Rhymer added 10 each.

Landon Brock scored 12 points while Terry Delaney, Brayden Clay and Colton Delaney added 10 each as the Trojans won 43-28 in fifth- and sixth-grade action.

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James A. Cawood (47) — Jared Rhymer 10, Ethan Rhymer 6, James McMillian 10, Caleb Johnson 5, Jaycee Carter 15, Dalton Neff 1.

Barbourville (32) — Alsip 5, Buchum 4, Miracle 4, Corey 12, Peters 4.

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James A. Cawood (43) — Jones 6, Brock 12, Clay 10, T. Delaney 10, C. Delaney 10.

Barbourville (28) — Hillard 10, Daugherty 4, Wilder 11, Simmons 2, Smith 1.

Brown leads Rosspoint to victory

Jayce Brown scored 15 points to lead Rosspoint past Black Mountain 44-11 on Tuesday.

Zack Madden led Black Mountain with five points.

The seventh- and eighth-grade game was postponed due to weather conditions.

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Rosspoint (44) — Jayce Brown 15, Kayden Hensley 8, Colby Shepherd 5, Gunnar Johnson 4, Brody Hensley, Jessie Gilbert 3, Gunner Burkhart 2, De’Shaun smith 2, Raiden Tindell 2, Wyatt Hensley 1.

Black Mountain (11) — Zack Madden 5, Shemar Carr 4, Blake Short 2.

Redskins edge Black Mountain

Cumberland marked homecoming night with a 40-38 win over visiting Black Mountain in seventh- and eighth-grade action Thursday.

Jonah Mumford scored 15 points and Hunter Cornett added 10 to lead the Redskins.

Reggie Cottrell paced Black Mountain with 23 points.

Shemar Carr scored 11 and Zach Madden added 10 as Black Mountain won 35-20 in fifth- and sixth-grade action.

Kayden Adams led the Redskins with eight points.

Cumberland travels to Rosspoint on Tuesday. Black Mountain plays at Wallins on Thursday.

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Cumberland (40) — Jonah Mumford 15, Hunter Cornett 10, Junior Sanchez 7, Steven Childers 6, Darius Akal 2.

Black Mountain (38) — Cottrell 23, Clark 6, Madden 5, Neely 2.

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Black Mountain (35) — Shemar Carr 11, Zach Madden 10, Dylan Madden 5, Landon Caudill 4, Blake Short 3, Ethan Lewis 2.

Cumberland (20) — Kayden Adams 8, Hayden Grace 4, Braxton Bowen 4, Sedrick Washington 2, Brayden Casolari 2.

Cassim powers Rosspoint past Wallins

Will Cassim scored 13 points to lead Rosspoint in a 32-13 win Thursday at Wallins in seventh- and eighth-grade basketball action.

Evan Simpson led Wallins with five points.

Colby Shepherd scored nine to lead Rosspoint to a 38-8 win in fifth- and sixth-grade action.

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Rosspoint (32) — Carter Howard 1, Bryan Howard 7, Brayden Howard 2, Samuel Henson 4, Will Cassim 13, Daven Johnson 3, Brody Napier 2.

Wallins (13) — Evan Simpson 5, Trenton Cole 2, Hunter Napier 2, Brayden Hensley 4.

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Rosspoint (38) — Jayce Brown 6, Kayden Hensley 2, Gunnar Johnson 8, Brody Hensley 4, Gunner Burkhart 5, Colby Shepherd 9, Raiden Tindell 2, Brayden Morris 2.

Wallins (8) — Landon Davis 6, Brayden Goins 2.

Jones, Delaney lead JACES to win

Kayden Jones scored 13 points and Colton Delaney added 11 as James A. Cawood defeated Evarts 38-28 on Thursday in fifth- and sixth-grade basketball action.

Kobe Noe paced Evarts with 14 points.

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James A. Cawood (38) — Kayden Jones 13, Landon Brock 6, Terry Delaney 8, Colton Delaney 11.

Evarts (28) — Brenton Bargo 7, Brady Freeman 4, Kobe Noe 14, Hayston Bennett 3.