By Dave Helmick
MOOREFIELD – The Davis-Thomas Boys’ Basketball teams traveled to Moorefield on Monday February 7th for a JV and Varsity game. In the JV game the Bears JV team took home the win by the final score of 30-15. Emmett Felton led the Davis-Thomas JV with 14 points and Drew Simmons added 6 points in the Bears JV win. In the Varsity game Davis-Thomas picked up the road win by the score of 27-16. Carson Dearborn led the Bears with 9 points. Reid Kisamore and Logan Shahan added 5 points each for Davis-Thomas in the win.
BAKER – The Boys’ Bears Basketball teams traveled to East Hardy on Wednesday February 9th. In the first game the Davis-Thomas JV got the win in a close game 39-36. Cayden Arnold led the Bears JV in scoring with 14 points and Emmett Felton followed close behind in points with 12 points in the Davis-Thomas JV win. The Varsity game was also a close game as the score remained tied after regulation at 35-35. In overtime East Hardy outscored the Bears 9-2 to give East Hardy the victory in overtime 44-37. Carson Dearborn and John Rivera led Davis-Thomas in scoring with 10 points each.
THOMAS – The Davis-Thomas Boys’ JV Basketball team hosted Aurora for a JV only contest on Friday February 11th . In the game the Bears took contest by the final score of 46-28. The Davis-Thomas JV was led in scoring by Gabe Oliver with 11 points and Drew Simmons added 8 points for the Bears JV in the win.
THOMAS – The Bears Boys’ Basketball teams hosted Pendleton County on Tuesday February 15th. In the JV game the Davis-Thomas JV team picked up the win 35-29. Gabe Oliver led the Bears JV team with 10 points. Emmett Felton and Cayden Arnold added 9 points each in the Davis-Thomas JV win. In the Varsity contest the Bears fell in by the score of 53-41. Logan Shahan led Davis-Thomas with 17 points and Carson Dearborn added 12 points in the loss for the Bears.
THOMAS – The Davis-Thomas Boys’ Basketball team opened the first round of the PVL playoff against Petersburg on Thursday February 17th. In the game the Bears trailed at halftime 22-20. Petersburg then built a 31-26 lead after three quarters and the Vikings then held off Davis-Thomas to win the close contest by final score of 42-40. Carson Dearborn and Logan Shahan led the Bears in scoring with 10 points each.
THOMAS – The Bears JV team hosted the Tucker Valley JV team in the first round of the PVL Playoff on Friday February 18th. The Davis-Thomas JV team raced ahead of Tucker Valley to build a 18-10 lead at the halftime break. The Bears then pulled away in the second half to capture the 42-21 win over Tucker Valley. Cayden Arnold led the Davis-Thomas JV with 12 points in the win. Emmett Felton and Owen Helmick added 8 points each in the Bears JV win.
The Davis-Thomas Boys’ Varsity team ended their season with the playoff loss. The Bears JV team advanced in the Playoffs to the Semi-Finals. This Semi-Final game is scheduled for Monday February 21st and the Championship game is scheduled for Thursday February 24th. For more info go to TuckerCountySports.Com.