Article by Blake Franklin-
With the basketball schedule being shuffled around for the SH Lions last week, they welcomed South Side High School to Chandler Gymnasium last Monday night, February 1, 2021. Scotts Hill had already faced off against South Side the week before, so they knew the task at hand that night. Ultimately, Scotts Hill would fall to the Hawks by a final score of 91-70.
Scotts Hill started off the game by scoring 18 points in the first quarter. They would allow South Side to collect 20 points, also. In the second quarter, the Lions would score another 24 points to close out the first half. South Side would lead at halftime, 53-42. Scotts Hill would come out of the half and score 18 more points in the third quarter. The Lions allowed the Hawks to account for 25 points in that quarter. In the final quarter, Scotts Hill scored 10 points to South Side’s 13 points and took the loss on their home court.
The leading scorer for the Lions was Riley McClain. He would score 25 points in the contest. Bryce Allard would follow him and score 9 points. Both Luke Ledbetter and Zach Anglin would account for 7 points for the Lions in the game. Colton Bailey and Jack Beecham each scored…
For the complete story, see the February 10th edition of The Lexington Progress.