Indians win over CNE, 78-59


Ryan Scott leads the Hillsboro Indians with 22 points in the 78-59 victory

By Tate Erkenbrecher terkenbrecher@aimmediamidwest.com



Indians’ Jakwon Clark attempting to move past CNE defender during the Hillsboro 78-59 victory on Dec. 20, details of this event will be on the The Times-Gazette website.

Indians’ Jakwon Clark attempting to move past CNE defender during the Hillsboro 78-59 victory on Dec. 20, details of this event will be on the The Times-Gazette website.


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Coach Myles Burton speaking with his Hillsboro Indians basketball team during a timeout in the photo shown above.


Tate Erkenbrecher | The Times-Gazette

Lawton Parry looking to get open in the first half of play against Clermont Northeastern in photo above.


Tate Erkenbrecher | The Times-Gazette

HILLSBORO – The Tribe pick up tremendous win over the Clermont Northeastern Rockets at Hillsboro High School on Friday, Dec. 20.

The final score was 78-58, Ryan Scott scored 22 points total for the night to help the Indians defeat CNE.

Rockets’ Junior Skyler Schmidt came to Hillsboro to put on a show also, scoring 28 points for the game and scoring the 1000 points milestone for his high school basketball career.

The Indians came out in the first quarter with a purpose and was shooting the ball every chance that had, in the first quarter of play Hillsboro took a 20 to 11 lead over the Rockets.

Hillsboro outscored CNE by just one point, but coming away with a 34-24 lead going into halftime.

CNE came storming back in hopes of taking control of the game to make it only a four point game but never took lead in the entire game.

“We were well prepared for this game,my staff did a great job.”

“The guys really bought in as a team and did what they had to do.” said Coach Burton

Hillsboro is now 3-4 going into Saturday, Dec. 21, as they face Highland County rivaland fellow Frontier Athletic Conference opponent, the 1-4 McClain Tigers at McClain Gymnasium

GAME SUMMARY

AT HILLSBORO HIGH SCHOOL

FRIDAY, DEC. 20.

HB 20 14 20 24 78

CNE 11 13 26 7 57

HILLSBORO (FG-3FG-FT-TP) ETHAN PARRY 0-0-2-2 QUENTIN CAPTAIN 0-1-0-3 RYAN SCOTT 0-7-1-22 LAWTON PARRY 0-1-0-3 SILAS SIMMONS 3-0-0-6 JAKWON CLARK 1-2-4-12 HUNTER PRICE 4-1-2-13 CALEB CRAWFORD 2-0-2-6 BRAD MILLER 5-0-1-11 TOTAL POINTS 15-12-12-78

ROCKETS (FG-3FG-FT-TP) JERRYD BURNS 0-1-2-5 LOGAN POTTORF 2-1-0-7 JARED DECATUER 0-0-2-2 SKYLER SCHMIDT 11-1-3-28 OWEN FISHBACK 1-0-0-2 BRYCE REECE 3-0-2-8 BLAKE KING 1-1-0-5 TOTAL POINTS 18-4-9-57

Reach Tate Erkenbrecher at 937-402-2572.

Indians’ Jakwon Clark attempting to move past CNE defender during the Hillsboro 78-59 victory on Dec. 20, details of this event will be on the The Times-Gazette website.
https://www.timesgazette.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/33/2019/12/web1_DSC_1587.jpgIndians’ Jakwon Clark attempting to move past CNE defender during the Hillsboro 78-59 victory on Dec. 20, details of this event will be on the The Times-Gazette website. Tate Erkenbrecher | The Times-Gazette

Coach Myles Burton speaking with his Hillsboro Indians basketball team during a timeout in the photo shown above.
https://www.timesgazette.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/33/2019/12/web1_DSC_1499.jpgCoach Myles Burton speaking with his Hillsboro Indians basketball team during a timeout in the photo shown above. Tate Erkenbrecher | The Times-Gazette

Lawton Parry looking to get open in the first half of play against Clermont Northeastern in photo above.
https://www.timesgazette.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/33/2019/12/web1_DSC_1446.jpgLawton Parry looking to get open in the first half of play against Clermont Northeastern in photo above. Tate Erkenbrecher | The Times-Gazette
Ryan Scott leads the Hillsboro Indians with 22 points in the 78-59 victory

By Tate Erkenbrecher terkenbrecher@aimmediamidwest.com