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West Stanly men set season mark for points in Friday road win

Despite having just seven players available, the West Stanly men’s basketball team set a season mark for points scored in a 95-61 win Friday.

Austin Medlin led three in double figures in points for West (9-8, 2-1 RRC) with 37, hitting 13-of-22 overall from the floor including 6-of-7 from the three-point arc. Hayden Greene added 21, shooting 10-of-13 along with eight rebounds, while Trevor Kelly had a double-double with 16 points and 11 boards. Riley Huneycutt led the Colts with seven assists as well.

Keyshon Ingram was top scorer for East Montgomery (4-11, 0-3) with 22, while Jarrett Cagle and Zrmodd Ellerbee each added 11.

The Colts host Anson County Tuesday night and travel to Mount Pleasant Friday.

WS 30 24 16 25 95
EM 20 13 18 10 61

WS – Austin Medlin 37, Hayden Greene 21, Trevor Kelly 16, Manshack 8, Brown 6, Morgan 5, Huneycutt 2.
EM – Keyshon Ingram 22, Jarrett Cagle 11, Zrmodd Ellerbee 11, Dumas 8, Watts 4, Lilly 3.

About Charles Curcio

Charles Curcio was the sports editor of the Stanly News & Press from 1999-2001 and has currently served in the same capacity since 2008. He was awarded the NCHSAA Tim Stevens Media Representative of the Year and named CNHI Sports Editor of the Year in 2014. He has also been honored twice by the North Carolina Press Association.

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