Rebels pick up pair of Conference victories

Tuesday, December 11, 2012
Rebel senior Brock Adams (51) skies for a rebound Friday night in 2A-3 conference action against Marked Tree.

Riverside came away with a pair of 2A-3 conference victories last week, defeating Augusta 58-42 Tuesday night before taking care of Marked Tree 71-55 Friday night at Lake City.

The Rebels (10-7, 3-2 2A-3) got 24 points and 14 rebounds from Dylan Wright in their victory over Marked Tree. Logan Meurer had 18 points while Alteeno Sain added 12 more. Caleb Waugh scored eight, Kollin Stone tallied five, Jacob Jordan netted three while Victor Cerda chipped in one point.

Allen Buchanan scored a game high 26 points to lead the Indians while Darius Ivy chipped in 16.

Riverside senior Dylan Wright (22) shoots for two of his team high 24 points in the Rebels' 71-55 victory over Marked Tree Friday night at Lake City.

The Rebels led 18-6 after the first quarter, 35-23 at the half and 56-32 entering the final frame.

Alteeno Sain pumped in 29 points and pulled down 10 boards to lead the Rebels past Augusta Tuesday night on the road. Logan Meurer also hit double digits scoring 11 points. Kiollin Stone contributed six, Dylan Wright had four, Caleb Waugh and Jacob Jordan tallied three points apiece while Ben Hensley chipped in two.

Jordan Brown led the Red Devils with 12 points.

The Rebels didn't fare as well in the Gerald Jennings Tournament, falling to Valley View 63-54. The Blazers put four players in double figures, led by Isaac Horn's 14 points. Preston Graddy scored 13 while Seth Gray and Will Clark had 11 points apiece.

Alteeno Sain scored a game high 22 points to lead the Rebels. Caleb Waugh scored 12 while Logan Meurer and Dylan Wright added nine points each. Kollin Stone chipped in two.

Valley View held a 17-16 edge after the opening period before the Rebels bounced back to take a 29-27 halftime lead. The Blazers crept ahead once again, taking a 43-42 lead into the fourth quarter before pulling away for the victory.

Riverside's junior Rebels matched the senior high with a pair of conference victories. The Rebels defeated Augusta 53-24 before downing Marked Tree 44-21.

Riverside (13-6, 4-1 2A-3) got 24 points from Gavin Stone in their win over the Red Devils Tuesday night at Augusta. Dylan Davis tallied eight, Braden Overman scored five, Luke Baker netted four, Turner and Cannon Walling had three points apiece while Branden Towery, Gannon Crews and Hunter Whittenburg added two points each.

Ke'Andre Munns led Augusta with 19 points.

Gain Stone drilled four three pointers while scoring 14 points in Riverside's win over Marked Tree. Braden Overman scored 10, Branden Towery and Dylan Davis tallied six points each, Hunter Whittenburg scored four while Luke Baker chipped in three points.

Riverside fell to Gosnell 46-31 in the junior high division of the Gerald Jennings Tournament. Carlos Blackman scored 10 points to lead the Pirates.

Gavin Stone led the Rebels with 14 points. Andrew Murdie and Luke Baker netted five points apiece, Braden Overman tallied four, Branden Towery netted two while Cannon Walling chipped in one point.

Riverside will return to action Tuesday night when they play host to McCrory before traveling to Cherry Valley Friday night to take on Cross County in a pair of 2A-3 conference games.

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