Cavs fall to Buffs, Maroons

By Allen Worrell - aworrell@thecarrollnews.com

Tanyan Sutphin scored 15 points in the fourth quarter and 20 total points Tuesday as Floyd County rallied late to defeat Carroll County in a Three Rivers District game in Hillsville.

Carroll County (2-14, 1-6 Three Rivers District) outscored Floyd County (6-10, 2-5 Three Rivers District) 18-10 in the third quarter to turn a 37-32 halftime deficit into a 50-47 Cavaliers’ lead. Led by Sutphin, the Buffaloes scored 25 points in the final period to complete the comeback. Cayden Sutphin added 19 points for Floyd.

Despite the loss, Adam Horton had a huge night for Carroll County, going off for 39 points. Teammates Ian Herman and Andy Garland netted eight points each for the Cavaliers.

Floyd 17 20 10 25 — 72

Carroll 20 12 18 18 — 68

Floyd County – T. Sutphin 20, C. Sutphin 19, Thompson 9, Bolt 8, C. Harris 5, Gallimore 4, T. Harris 3, Nichols 2, Reynolds 2. 3-pointers – T. Sutphin 4, Thompson 3, C. Sutphin 1, T. Harris 1.

Carroll County – Horton 39, Herman 8, Hull 6, Garland 8, Burcham 5, Johnson 2. 3-pointers – Herman 2, Hull 1, Horton 1.

George Wythe 76, Carroll Co. 60

Noah Atwood led four players in double figures Wednesday as George Wythe defeated Carroll County 76-60 in a non-district contest in Hillsville.

Atwood led the Maroons with a game-high 27 points and Josh Reeves added 13 for George Wythe, who improved to 14-2 overall with the victory. Ty Farrow and Jake Martin both scored 12 points for the Maroons. Carroll County led 20-17 after the first quarter but the Maroons outscored the Cavaliers 45-12 in the second and third quarters.

Adam Horton scored 24 points to lead Carroll. Weston Burcham also cracked double figures for the Cavaliers with 10 points and Jackson Hull added eight points.

G. Wythe 17 19 26 14 – 76

Carroll Co. 20 8 4 28 – 60

George Wythe – Atwood 27, Reeves 13, Martin 12, Farrow 12, Mabe 7, Brooks 2, Rosenbaum 2, McMillian. 3-pointers – Reeves 3, Martin 2, Mabe 1, Atwood 1, Farrow 1.

Carroll County – Horton 24, Burcham 10, Hull 8, Herman 6, Phillips 4, Keene 3, Westbrook 3, Motley 2. 3-pointers – Herman 2, Hull 2, Horton 1, Keene 1.

Allen Worrell can be reached at (276) 779-4062 or on Twitter@AWorrellTCN

By Allen Worrell

aworrell@thecarrollnews.com