Blake Prince and Jordan Wellman leave Bulldog Arena with a win on SENIOR NIGHT;
LOUISA, KY – Lawrence Co. played their last regular season game this past Friday night and doubled up Allen Central with a 82-41 win on SENIOR NIGHT at Bulldog Arena. Blake Prince and Jordan Wellman along with student assistant Blake Compton and three Dancin’ Dawg girls were gathered with their parents before the start of the varsity game to be recognized with their accomplishments.
Prince finished up SENIOR NIGHT by throwing down 13 points, grabbed 5 boards, 1 assist, & picked 6 steals from the Rebels. Wellman played an aggressive defensive game and added 2 points.
“I’m very proud of our two seniors Blake and Jordan,” said coach Cook. “They both demonstrate what true leadership is all about on and off the court.”
Prince scored the first two baskets for LC and freshman Brandon Richardson connected back-to-back from beyond the arc to put the Dawgs up 10-0. LC (19-10) had the offense hitting on all cylinders in the first half as they went up at halftime 45-21. As a TEAM the Bulldogs grabbed 32 boards, dished out 16 assists, and collected 22 steals.
Three LC freshman tallied up double digits in scoring on the night as Robert Dalton led all scorers with 23 points while Brandon Richardson netted 12 points and Grant Kiser added 10 points in the win. Coach Cook brought in players off the bench throughout the second half as LC’s lead stay at 17 points in the half.
Allen Central (5-23) is at the bottom in the 15th Region and the 58th District as Josh Wiley led the Rebels with 19 points in the lose.
LC begins District play tonight at 8:15 at Magoffin Co. as the Dawgs will take the court by playing Magoffin Co. on their home court. The Lady Dawgs begin play tonight at 6:00 pm against Paintsville.
Scoring: 1st 2nd 3rd 4th Final
A.Central 7 14 9 11 41
LC 30 15 23 14 82
T.Dalton – 6 pts, 6 reb, 1 assist
Prince – 13 pts, 5 reb, 1 assist, 6 steals
Chaffins – 4 pts, 5 reb, 7 assists, 5 steals
Kiser – 10 pts, 2 reb, 1 assist, 3 steals
Cyrus – 2 pts, 1 assist, 1 steal
R.Dalton – 23 pts, 3 reb, 1 assist, 3 steals
Wallen 2 pts, 7 reb
Black – 1 reb
Richardson – 12 pts, 3 assists, 4 steals
M.Ratliff – 8 pts, 3 reb
J.Ratliff – 1 assist
Wellman – 2 pts
Phelps – 2 pts