Game Report on Northwest Guilford-Middle Creek Boys Basketball:MC Mustangs come to town and take a piece of Guilford County back with them to Wake County


GAME NOTES: The Middle Creek Cougars faced off against the home Northwest Vikings in the final game of the JP Looney’s Shootout.

After the first quarter, Middle Creek led 15-12 as they controlled the tempo for most of the night. Both teams went back and forth throughout the second quarter with Middle Creek keeping the Vikings at arm’s length with a 34-29 halftime advantage.

The Cougars extended its lead during the third quarter by as much as 12 points and led by seven to begin the fourth quarter. Middle Creek never relinquished their lead in the fourth despite a couple of spurts by Northwest, ultimately winning the contest 58-55.

The Vikings were led by Tre Turner’s 15 points, 9 rebounds, 2 assists, and 3 steals. Thomas Hennigan provided 12 points, 5 rebounds, and 3 steals while Reggie Davis finished with 9 points and 7 rebounds. Jalen Spicer contributed 6 points, 8 assists, and 3 rebounds and David Funderburg added 6 points and 7 rebounds.

Middle Creek was led by Shammond Hicks’ 14 points while Ryan Tanhelewitz and Daniel Jackson contributed 12 and 11 points respectively.

				       1st		2nd		3rd		4th 
NORTHWEST GUILFORD			12		17		14		12
MIDDLE CREEK				15		19		16		8

Tre Turner 15; Thomas Hennigan 12; R. Davis 9; J. Spicer 6; D. Funderburg 6; T. Smith 3; C.Hampton 2; J. Davis 2;
MIDDLE CREEK: 4-3; 0-0
S. Hicks 14; R. Tanhelewitz 12; D. Jackson 11; R. Fredrizvison 9; M. Zamajck 6; R. Frougello 3; J. Johnson 3

Submitted by:Northwest Coaching Staff