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Week Eight Review:

Murray was the star this week for region 1, making it to the semi-finals of the All A State Tournament, losing in overtime. They have shown they can be a cinderella team in region 1. Of course McCracken and Marshall both have more talent and are expected to be the teams to beat. Here is week 8review:

1. McCracken County – BGP #8
Season Record: 16-4

McCracken took a break this week from action and get rested up for the final push to the district and region tournaments. They will play three games this week against Carlisle County, St. Mary, and Graves County. Jackson Sivills is pacing the Mustangs with 22.1 ppg this season.

2. Marshall County
Season Record: 12-9

Marshall extends their winning streak to 5 games as they easily defeated Fulton City and pulled out a close game against Calloway County at home 69-61. They will play Caldwell County, Paducah Tilghman, and Warren East this week. Zion Harmon continues to lead the Marshalls with 25.1 ppg.

3. Murray
Season Record: 17-4

The Tigers blasted University Heights in the first round of the All A State Tournament, then they defeated Metcalfe County, and finally lost in overtime in the semifinals to Frankfort 49-47 in overtime. They will play St. Mary and Mayfield this week. Grant Whitaker leads Murray with 19.1 ppg.

4. Paducah Tilghman
Season Record: 12-7

The Blue Tornado won their only game this week against Crittenden County 78-60. They will play three tough games this week against Marshall County, Mayfield, and Union County. Micheal Laster is averaging 17.1 ppg to lead Tilghman.

5. Calloway County
Season Record: 13-8
The Lakers split games this week, defeating St. Mary 55-45, but losing to Marshall County 69-61. Graves County and Lyon County are both away games for Calloway this week. Chandler Steele is leading the Lakers with 14.4 ppg.

6. Mayfield
Season Record:13-4

Mayfield defeated St Mary by 7 in an away victory. They have two tough matchups this week hosting Paducah Tilghman and going to Murray. We will find out how improved the Cardinals really are. DeAngelo Brooks is the leading scorer for Mayfield with 15 ppg.


7. Carlisle County
Season Record: 10-8

The Comets squeaked out an overtime with at home against Fulton County 59-56. This game wasn’t expected to be that close. They have an uphill battle at McCracken County before traveling to Ballard Memorial later in the week. Reese Anderson is the leading scorer at 16 ppg.


8. St. Mary
Season Record: 12-8

The Vikings lost two of the three games they played this past week. The win came against Community Christian, however they suffered losses in close games to Calloway County and Mayfield. Tough matchups this wee at home versus McCracken County and Murray. They will lean on Colin Doss who leads them in scoring at 16 ppg.


9. Graves County
Season Record:7-14

The Eagles finally got back in the win column during the Superman Classic in Illinois. They won 2 of 3 games there. Back to Kentucky now, Graves will play Calloway County and McCracken County. Seth Thomas is leading the Eagles with 14 ppg.


10. Fulton City
Season Record: 7-7

Fulton City defeated Hickman County by 4, but lost to Christian Fellowship by 7. They will play South Fulton (TN) and Hickman County again this week. Brennen Walker leads with 17 ppg.



11. Fulton County
Season Record: 7-8

The Pilots split their games this week defeating Hickman County but losing in overtime to Carlisle County in what would have been a nice upset. They will play Ballard Memorial and Community Christian This week. Caleb Kimble leads the Pilots with 16.2 ppg.


12. Hickman County
Season Record: 4-12

The Falcons played both Fulton County and Fulton City this week, losing to both. They play Community Christian, Ballard Memorial, Fulton City, and Livingston Central in a very busy week. Jackson Midyett paces the Falcons with 20 ppg.

13. Ballard Memorial
Season Record: 3-16

The Bombers lost to both Christian Fellowship and Lyon County this past week. They will play Hickman County, Fulton County, and Carlisle County. Dequin Donlow is the leading scorer at 18.4 ppg.


14. Community Christian
Season Record: 1-17

The Warriors couldn’t get another win this week, losing two games. The play Hickman County, Dawson Springs, Fulton County, and Christian Fellowship in a 4 game week. Ty Wilson is averaging 11 ppg.

Christian Fellowship*
Season Record: 12-7
The Eagles are looking better and better as the season progresses. They have won 5 games in a row including games against Ballard Memorial, Livingston Central, and Fulton City. They would be ranked in the middle of the pack in region 1 if they played in the tournament. Andrew Allen leads 4 players who averaged double digit points with 13.5 ppg.
*Does not compete in the Region 1 tournament.