By Dave Helmick
MOOREFIELD – The Davis-Thomas Girls’ and Boys’ Basketball teams opened their season on the road at Moorefield on Tuesday March 9th. In the first game of the night the Davis-Thomas Girls’ fell in the contest 28-12. Raven Matthews led Davis-Thomas with 6 points and Kelslyn Whitehair added 4 points in the loss for the Lady Bears. In the Boys’ JV game Davis-Thomas fell in a close game 18-13. Cayden Arnold led Davis-Thomas with 8 points and John Rivera added 3 points in the Bears JV loss. The Davis-Thomas Boys’ varsity got the win over Moorefield 41-27. Trevan Bonner led the Bears in scoring with 24 points and Cole Carr chipped in with 9 points in the win for Davis-Thomas.
ROMNEY – The Davis-Thomas Girls’ and Boys’ Basketball teams traveled to Romney for 3 games on Thursday March 11th. In the first contest the Lady Bears fell by the score of 37-27. Raven Matthews led Davis-Thomas with 13 points and Isabella Bennett added 7 points in the loss for Davis-Thomas. The Boys’ JV game Davis-Thomas picked up the win 25-18. Logan Shahan scored a team high 11 points for the Bears and Emmet Felton chipped in 5 points in the Davis-Thomas JV victory. The Bears Boys’ varsity also got the win at Romney 35-28. Trevan Bonner led Davis-Thomas with 20 points and Reid Kisamore added 5 points in the Bears win.
HAMBLETON – The Davis-Thomas Girls’ and Boys’ Basketball teams ended the busy week with games at TCHS against Tucker Valley on Saturday March 13th. In the first game of the day the Lady Bears fell in the contest to Tucker Valley by the final score of 34-28. The Boys’ Bears JV team fell in the second game of the day 22-14. Because of lack of players the JV game was just 2 quarters. Logan Shahan led the Davis-Thomas JV with 7 points and John Rivera added 5 points in the Bears JV loss. The varsity game went back and forth and Davis-Thomas pulled out the close win by the final score of 47-44. Trevan Bonner led the Bears in scoring with 26 points and Logan Shahan chipped in with 8 points in the Davis-Thomas win.
The Davis-Thomas teams with be back in action on Thursday March 18th at home against Moorefield. The Bears teams will then travel to Warm Springs for an afternoon contest on Saturday March 20th. For more info go to TuckerCountySports.Com.