Post-season tournament begins in Upshur Men’s Basketball League


BUCKHANNON – The 2020 Upshur County Men’s Summer League Basketball post-season tournament sponsored by Harper’s Lumber and Building Supply started Tuesday at Stocker Youth Center.

In the No. 8-No. 9 play-in game, Appalachian Oral Surgery Center defeated JesterLine by a 78-61 score on Tuesday.

Bryant Irwin led Appalachian Oral Surgery Center with 38 points while Travis Minor had 14 points in the win.

Dawson Lilly and Logan Bailey each had 21 points for JesterLine.

In the opening first-round game, fourth seed The Social held off fifth seed Pre Played Media by a 77-75 score.

The Social went to the line 41 times in the game, making good on 27 free throws.

Josh Trent had a game-high 24 points for The Social while Shawn Moran tallied 16 and Clay Todd 14.

Dalton Hamrick had 23 points and Austin Upton 17 for Pre Played Media.

On Wednesday, the league played their other three first-round games.

Third seed KBAM Builders downed sixth seed Triple K Kustomz by a 59-43 score.

Connor McCauley led KBAM Builders with 16 points while Scott Trent and Nate Smarr each had 15.

Lamar Hurst paced Triple K Kustomz with 16 points.

In the lone upset of the first round, seventh seed WBR Utilities knocked off third seed Whitey’s Supply LLC., 76-68.

Darhius Nuun had a game-high 29 points for WBR Utilities while Ryan Hurst had 28 for Whitey’s Supply LLC.

The other first round game saw top seed Ralph’s Furniture beat Appalachian Oral Surgery Center by a 69-58 score.

Adrian Summerfield had a team-high 20 points for Ralph’s Furniture while Bryant Irwin had a game-high 25 points for Appalachian Oral Surgery Center.

The semi-finals will see No. 1 Ralph’s Furniture facing off against No. 4 The Social and No. 3 KBAM Builders meeting No. 7 WBR Utilities.

The semi-finals and championship were slated for Thursday but were rained out. They were rescheduled for Friday evening.

The boxscores:

Appalachian Oral Surgery 33  45 – 78

JesterLine                                29  32 – 61

Appalachian Oral Surgery  78

Bryant Irwin 16 3-7 38; Travis Minor 5 0-0 14; Victor Meeks 3 0-0 8; Chris Morris 3 1-2 7; Chris Prescott 2 0-0 4; Mark Bacon 2 0-0 4; Bobby Prairie 1 1-2 3. Totals 32 5-11 78.

JesterLine 61

Dawson Lilly 6 5-8 21; Logan Bailey 7 1-2 21; Hunter Hutson 5 0-0 11; Tristan Fulton 2 0-0 4; Phil Abel 1 0-0 2; Austin Lee 1 0-0 2. Totals 22 6-10 61.

The Social                          32  45 – 77

Pre Played Media              24  51 – 75

The Social 77

Josh Trent 9 3-6 24; Shawn Moran 1 14-18 16; Clay Todd 5 3-4 14; Nate Frazier 2 5-7 9; Jake Rahming 3 0-1 6; Riley Lamb 3 0-0 6; Cam Workman 0 1-2 1; Dillon Gaudet 0 1-3 1; Drew Heatherly 0 0-0 0. Totals 23 27-41 77.

Pre Played Media 75

Dalton Hamrick 9 3-6 23; Austin Upton 7 2-3 17; Tyler Corder 6 3-3 16; Ryan Strader 5 1-2 12; Ian Strader 2 1-2 6; Wes Anderson 0 1-2 1; Tyler Sandreth 0 0-0 0. Totals 29 11-18 75.

Triple K Kustomz              19  24 – 43

KBAM Builders                 33  26 – 59

Triple K Kustomz 43

Lamar Hurst 7 2-5 16; Mason Hyre 4 0-0 9; Harrison Walker 4 1-2 9; Oliver King 1 1-2 3; Wilbur Snyder 1 0-0 2; Sterlin Thropp 0 2-2 2; Zach Calef-Boring 1 0-0 2. Totals 18 6-11 43.

KBAM Builders 59

Connor McCauley 7 2-5 16; Scott Trent 7 0-0 15; Nate Smarr 7 1-3 15; Shane Belknap 3 1-2 7; Jimmy Anderson 1 0-0 2; Dave Hamner 1 0-0 2; Shaun Rexroad 1 0-0 2; Mitchell Shaw 0 0-0 0; Zack Karickhoff 0 0-0 0. Totals 27 4-10 59.

Whitey’s Supply LLC.    35  33 – 68

WBR Utilities                    32  44 – 76

Whitey’s Supply LLC. 68

Ryan Hurst 12 1-1 28; Josh Loudin 6 1-1 13; Zach White 5 0-2 10; Harrison Walker 5 0-0 10; Mason Hyre 2 0-0 5; Lamar Hurst 1 0-0 2; Oliver King 0 0-0 0; Sterlin Thropp 0 0-0 0. Totals 31 2-4 68.

WBR Utilities 76

Darhius Nunn 10 5-6 29; Zakeem Davis 8 0-0 17; Rico Sheffield 5 2-4 12; Lamar Haskins 5 2-4 12; Cordell Nicola 3 0-0 6; Jeremiah Nicola 0 0-2 0; Zach Dean 0 0-0 0. Totals 31 9-14 76.

Ralph’s Furniture                32  37 – 69

Appalachian Oral Surgery 34  24 – 58

Ralph’s Furniture 69

Adrian Summerfield 9 1-4 20; Brett Morris 6 0-1 15; Josh Wamsley 3 1-2 9; Cam Farley 2 4-4 9; Drew Pingley 2 3-3 7; Chris Everson 3 0-0 7; Jeff Jenkins 1 0-0 2; Lane Morrow 0 0-0 0. Totals 26 9-14 69.

Appalachian Oral Surgery 58

Bryant Irwin 10 4-7 25; Bill Pecora 4 2-2 13; Brandon Armistead 2 3-3 7; Steven Collins 1 4-4 6; Chris Prescott 2 0-0 5; Travis Minor 1 0-0 2; Mark Bacon 0 0-0 0. Totals 20 13-16 58.

Tournament Schedule

Play-in Game

No. 8 Appalachian Oral Surgery Center 78, No. 9 JesterLine 61

First Round Games

No. 1 Ralph’s Furniture 69, No. 8 Appalachian Oral Surgery Center 58

No. 3 KBAM Builders 59, No. 6. Triple K Kustomz 43

No. 4 The Social 77, No. 5 Pre Played Media 75

No. 7 WBR Utilities 76, No. 2 Whitey’s Supply LLC. 68

Semi-Finals

(Friday evening)

No. 1 Ralph’s Furniture vs. No. 4 The Social

No. 3 KBAM Builders vs. No. 7 WBR Utilities

Championship

(Friday evening)

Ralph’s Furniture/The Social winner vs. KBAM Builders/WBR Utilities winner

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