Dragons win with 19 point lead


By Nikki Blankenship - nblankenship@civitasmedia.com



The Dragons set their home court on fire Wednesday night, beating the Portsmouth Trojans 67-48.

Fairland’s Isaiah Howell led all scorers with 20 points. Howell scored four field goals, three-three pointers and three of three free throws during the game. The Dragons also got 17 points from Gunner Short and 8 points from Luke Thomas.

The Trojans were led by Kendal Reynolds who scored 12 points and Mike Malone, who added 12. The Trojans fell to 5-3 overall while Fairland improved their record to 1-0.

Portsmouth is scheduled to return to the court at home on Friday Jan. 13 at 7:30 p.m. against Rock Hill.

Box Score

Team 1 2 3 4 F

Portsmouth 11 11 18 8 48

Fairland 16 15 18 18 67

Scoring Summary

Portsmouth: Eley-2, Jordan-12, D. Reynolds-3, Malone-12, K. Reynolds-12, Johnson-2, Gambill-5

Fairland: Howell-20, Staten-6, Mondlak-2, Cunningham-8, Stapleton-6, Thomas-8, Short-17

By Nikki Blankenship

nblankenship@civitasmedia.com

Reach Nikki Blankenship at 740-353-3101 or on Twitter @nikkib45653.

Reach Nikki Blankenship at 740-353-3101 or on Twitter @nikkib45653.