Trimble boys win third straight as Dunaway goes for double-double
Monday, December 24, 2012 10:00 AM
Trimble County ran its win streak to three games with a 58-48 decision at Maysville St. Patrick Saturday in boys basketball action on the road.
Freshman Michael Dunaway posted an impressive double-double of 24 points and 15 rebounds - both career-highs - to lead the Raiders while Ethan Merrill scored 16. Andrew Young and Dusty Wyssbrod were both credited with strong defensive games.
Trimble County trailed 13-11 after the first quarter but sprinted ahead 35-30 at halftime. The Raiders pushed the lead to 47-35 after three quarters and coasted to the 10-point win.
Trimble County opens play in the Silver Grove Tournament against Hancock Co. on Thursday.
SATURDAY'S BOYS GAME
at Maysville, Ky.
TRIMBLE CO. 58, ST. PATRICK 48
TRIMBLE CO. 11 24 12 11 - 58
ST. PATRICK 13 17 5 13 - 48
TRIMBLE CO. (5-4) - (f)Dunaway 24, (f)Merrill 16, Wyssbrod 7, (g)Young 5, (g)Long 5, (g)Brooks 1, Creech 0.
ST. PATRICK (3-8) - (g)Applegate 19, (g)D. McCall 14, (f)McKay 9, Bauer 3, Kellerman 2, Godfrey 1, Pan 0, J. McCall 0, (f)Brand 0, (c)Sticklen.
3-Point Goals - Trimble Co. 4 (Dunaway 1, Young 1, Long 1, Merrill 1), St. Patrick 5 (D. McCall 3, Bauer 1, McKay 1). Total Fouls - Trimble Co. 16, St. Patrick 22. Free Throws - Trimble Co. 14-25, St. Patrick 13-20. Fouled Out - Trimble Co.: Brooks. St. Patrick: Godfrey, Sticklen, W. McKay. Technical Fouls - Trimble Co.: Long. Next Game - Trimble Co. faces Hancock Co. in the Silver Grove Tournament Thursday. St. Patrick competes in the Ripley (Ohio) Tournament Thursday.