Lady Rebels top Blue Mountain

Hickory Flat turned in a solid outing in girls basketball action on Tuesday as they used a strong first half showing to gain a 12 point lead over the home-standing Lady Cougars.

Hickory Flat used balanced scoring in the effort as four players reached double digits.

Cheyenne Jones led the Lady Rebels with 13 points while Tycorious Williams of Blue Mountain led all scorers with 15 points.

Blue Mountain took the nightcap as they used a huge first quarter run to put the game out of reach early for the Rebels.

Blue Mountain held a 27-10 lead after one and upped that a 20 point advantage by the half as they led 39-19.

Ismael Ruedas had a game-high 19 points for Blue Mountain while KJ Jones and Zack Guelker scored 10 points apiece for Hickory Flat.


(G) Hickory Flat 63, Blue Mountain 46

Hickory Flat      12 19 10 21 – 62

Blue Mountain  7  12 11 16 – 46

 Hickory Flat (62): Cheyenne Jones 13, Tamaraquai Beard 12, Brianne Hudson 10, K. Wilkerson 10.

Blue Mountain (46): Tycorious Williams 15, Moesha Williams 12.


(B) Blue Mountain 73, Hickory Flat 48 

Hickory Flat        10  9  16 13 – 48

Blue Mountain  27 12 16 18 – 73

Hickory Flat (48): KJ Jones 10, Zack Guelker 10.

Blue Mountain (73): Ismael Ruedas 19, Jacob Girley 16, Taije Berry 15, Ray Young 11.


About Dennis Clayton

I cover high school sports in Union County and occasionally contribute sports articles to sister community newspapers of Journal Inc. I have lived in Union County my entire life and strive to use my articles to promote our players, teams and schools. Follow me on Twitter: @denclayton for scores and updates on our local high school teams.