Boys Junior Varsity Basketball · Boys Junior Varsity Basketball falls to Bullitt Central 41 – 39

41 Bullitt Central High School
39 LaRue County High School
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Bullitt Central High School vs LaRue County High School
41 39
1 9   10
2 8   4
3 8   13
4 7   5
OT1 5   5
OT2 4   2

The JV Hawks played Bullitt Central on Monday and lost in double OT by the score of 41-39. The Hawks did not play well in the first half and found themselves trailing 17-14 at the half. The Hawks played better in the second half and outscored the Cougars 13-8 in the 3rd quarter to take a 27-25 lead into the 4th quarter. In the 4th quarter, the Cougars outscored the Hawks 7-5 to tie the game and send it to overtime. Both teams scored 5 points in the 1st overtime. In the second overtime, the Hawks had a 39-37 lead when Bullitt Central hit a 3 pointer to take a 40-39 lead with about 30 seconds left. The Hawks had two opportunities to score in the last 30 seconds but they could not take advantage and lost by 2 points. The Hawks were led in scoring Jeremiah Belton with 9 points. The Hawks are 9-4 on the season now.

Scoring: Jeremiah Belton 9, Chase Childress 7, Warner Bryan 6, Chance Bowen 6, Keaton Puckett 6, Kaleb Graham 3, Brooks Brackett 2