Hurst, Blandino, Calef-Boring pace Little Bucs during 2018-19 basketball season


TENNERTON – Mark Hurst and Shawn Blandino both tallied 174 points to pace the Buckhannon-Upshur Middle School Little Buccaneer varsity squad in scoring in the 2018-19 basketball campaign.

Hurst collected his total in 17 games for a 10.14-point average, while Blandino got his in 18 games for 9.67 markers per contest.

Hurst poured in 58 field goals, including 40 three-pointers, and was 18-for-27 at the free throw line.

Blandino fired in 69 buckets and converted 36 of his 124 foul shots.

Zach Calef-Boring was close behind those two with a 7.61 average.

Other Little Bucs averaging two points or better included Ian Donnen (5.18), Chad Spencer (3.43), Josh Nesbitt (2.72), and Zade Woody (2.34).

Coach Tyke Foster’s Little Bucs posted a 10-8 record. They scored at a 40.89-point average, while their opponents canned 41.17 per outing.

The statistics:

INDIVIDUAL SCORING

Mark Hurst – 17 games, 58 18-27 174, 10.24-point average.

Shawn Blandino – 18 games, 69 36-124 174, 9.67.

Zach Calef-Boring – 18 games, 53 25-36 137, 7.61.

Ian Donnen – 17 games, 35 10-22 88, 5.18.

Chase Spencer – 7 games, 7 7-12 24, 3.43.

Josh Nesbitt – 18 games, 18 13-34 49, 2.72.

Zade Woody – 18 games, 19 4-8 43, 2.39.

Keyton Lanier – 13 games, 6 3-4 20, 1.54.

Wade Nesbitt – 12 games, 3 4-12 10, 0.83.

Gage Rachella – 14 games, 4 0-2 11, 0.79.

Jason Clem – 6 games, 2 0-0 4, 0.67.

Ely Cain – 9 games, 1 0-2 2, 0.22.

Luke Yardley – 3 games, 0 0-0 0.

Jonas Barton – 2 games, 0 0-0 0.

Bryson Johnston – 1 game, 0 0-0 0.

Buckhannon totals – 18 games, 275 120-273 736, 40.89-point average.

Opponent totals – 18 games, 271 142-286 741, 41.17-point average.

THREE-POINT FIELD GOALS

Mark Hurst – 40.

Ian Donnen – 8.

Zach Calef-Boring – 6.

Keyton Lanier – 5.

Chase Spencer – 3.

Gage Rachella – 3.

Zade Woody – 1.

Buckhannon total – 66.

Opponent total 57.

FREE THROW PERCENTAGE

Keyton Lanier – 3-for-4, 75.0.

Zach Calef-Boring – 25-for-36, 69.4.

Mark Hurst – 18-for 27, 66.7.

Chase Spencer – 7-for-12, 58.3.

Zade Woody – 4-for-8, 50.0.

Ian Donnen – 10-for-22, 45.5.

Josh Nesbitt – 13-for-34, 38.2.

Wade Nesbitt – 4-for-12, 33.3.

Shawn Blandino – 36-for-124, 29.0.

Gage Rachella – 0-for-2, 00.0.

Ely Cain -- 0-for-2, 00.0.

Buckhannon totals – 120-for-273, 44.0.

Opponent totals – 142-for-286, 40.7.

PERSONAL FOULS

Zade Woody – 48.

Shawn Blandino – 42.

Josh Nesbitt – 38.

Mark Hurst – 37.

Ian Donnen – 31.

Zach Calef-Boring – 29.

Gage Rachella – 11.

Wade Nesbitt – 7.

Ely Cain – 5.

Chase Spencer – 2.

Jason Clem – 2.

Keyton Lanier – 1.

Buckhannon total – 253.

Opponent total – 223.

GAME-BY-GAME SCORES

Record – 10-8

Buckhannon 46, Robert L. Bland 31

Washington Irving 40, Buckhannon 37

Buckhannon 50, Elkins 35

Buckhannon 40, Philippi 39

Buckhannon 37, Taylor County 27

Mountaineer (Morgantown) 56, Buckhannon 28

South 61, Buckhannon 31

Buckhannon 44, Bridgeport 37

Preston Holiday Tournament

Central Preston 47, Buckhannon 46

Buckhannon 53, Bruceton 33

Buckhannon 36, Robert L. Bland 26

Philippi 37, Buckhannon 27

Buckhannon 47, Lincoln 28

Washington Irving 45, Buckhannon 21

Buckhannon 59, Robert L. Bland 40

Mountaineer (Morgantown) 67, Buckhannon 43

Buckhannon 58, Westwood 54

Elkins 41, Buckhannon 33

Advertisement


Video News
More In Sports