Southwest Guilford Cowboys run past Ragsdale Tigers 100-87(Leach with 32 and Hanner with 29 lead SWG to victory)
from Mike Ellis Jamestown News:
Southwest Guilford 100
Ragsdale 21 16 20 30 – 87
SWG 14 30 25 31 – 100
Ragsdale got off to a fast start tonight, taking a 21 – 14 lead after the
first quarter and then extending that lead to 30 – 15 with 5:25 left in the
second quarter. From that point on it was all Southwest as they outscored
the Tigers 29 – 7 for the rest of the second to take a 44 – 37 lead into the
halftime break. Terrell Leach spurred the run as he scored 16 second
quarter points, including a three pointer with three seconds left. The
Cowboys ignited the run with their defense, forcing the Tigers into
turnovers and turning them into layups.
The Cowboys stretched the lead to 69 – 57 after three quarters, at one point
leading by 16. In the fourth, Ragsdale got to within 7 points at 86 – 79
with 2:43 left, but the Cowboys hit 9 of 11 foul shots down the stretch to
extend the lead back up to 14 at 97 – 83. After Ragsdale got two baskets,
Leach hit a three pointer with 3.1 seconds left to put Southwest at the
century mark to make the final score 100 – 87.
Southwest was led by sophomore Terrell Leach with 32 points. Leach did most
of his damage in the second and fourth quarters as he scored 16 in the
second and 15 in the fourth. He had 4 three pointers and was 8 of 10 from
the foul line. Junior Jordan Hanner was terrific playing the point guard,
penetrating into the paint and running the offense. He scored 29 points.
Deandre Brown was also in double figures with 11 points.
Ragsdale was led by Tyquan Roberts who had a double – double with 24 points
and 13 rebounds. Benaiah Wise had 23 points and Jaxon Randolph scored 13.
Sharwyn McGee scored 8 and had 10 rebounds.
Southwest improves to 8 – 4 and 1 – 0 in the Piedmont Triad, while Ragsdale
falls to 6 – 7 and 1 -1 in the Piedmont Triad Conference.
Courtesy of Mike Ellis from the Jamestown News….