Hornets Double the Score on Bulldogs

Rick Ross and his Hamilton Hornets traveled to Bethany to face the GRC South Harrison Bulldogs last Tuesday night.
Penney High took control of this non-conference match up in the first eight minutes, leading 29-9 going into the 2nd quarter with Korby Ford scoring 10 first quarter points.
Wesley Pratt led the Hornets in a 15 point second quarter with 7 points. Hamilton led 44-30 at the half.
Penney blew the lid off this one in the 3rd quarter out scoring the Bulldogs 34-3. Telly Harper scored 11 points in the quarter and Mason McFall hit a couple from beyond the arc while Latroy Harper added 9 of his own.
Latroy scored all 4 of Hamilton's 4th quarter points in the 82-40 victory.
Latroy led all scorers with 21 points including 3 for 3 from the free throw line, stole the ball 4 times, rebounded the ball on 3 occasions, and assisted on 1 basket. Ford scored 14 (2 of 2 free throws), assisted on 4 buckets, recorded 2 rebounds, and stole the ball once. Telly was next with 13 points, 4 rebounds, 4 assists, and 2 steals. McFall also scored in double digits with 11, rebounded the ball 3 times, and assisted on 1 basket. Jaran Richman scored 8 points, led the team with 11 assists, grabbed 5 rebounds, and stole the ball 4 times. Pratt had his best game as a Hornet scoring 7 points, securing 5 rebounds, and assisting on 2 baskets. Reed Henderson scored 4 points and was credited with 1 rebound. Derek Dixon scored 2 points, grabbed 2 rebounds, and stole the ball twice. Andy Ernat also scored 2 points, rebounded the ball once, and had 1 steal. Drake Brown rebounded the ball 3 times, and Garrison Dunham received valuable playing time. Kinser Corbett led South Harrison with 10. Penney made 9 of 15 from the charity stripe to Bethany's 10 for 17. Hamilton shot 70% from within the arc, were 5 of 8 from the 3-point line, assisted on 23 buckets, stole the ball 14 times, and turned the ball over 12. The Hornet record improved to 5-2. 


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