CHS Trojanettes Take Two Wins, Trojans Suffer Three Tough Losses

#4 Dayton Scott defending against the Summertown ball handler.

   On Tuesday, January 19, the Collinwood High School Trojanettees traveled to Clifton and faced the Lady Lions. The matchup resulted in a Trojanette win with a final score of 53-33. AC Whitehead led the team in scoring with 16 points and had 2 rebounds. Following Whitehead was Sophie Gobbell with 13 points and 6 rebounds. Alyssa Gray scored 8 points and had 2 rebounds, Danlee Bray scored 4 points, Rhianna McWilliams had 2 points and 3 rebounds, Addie Quillen had 2 points and 9 rebounds, Hannah Risner scored 2 points, Haylee Siems had 1 point and 1 rebound, Harlee Haddock had 2 rebounds, and Kaycee Luker had 1 rebound.

   The CHS Trojans faced the Clifton Lions, and the game ultimately ended in a tough loss for the Trojans, 45-51. Peyton Ward led the Trojans in scoring with 15 points, and Joe Thompson followed closely behind with 14 points. Benson Blalock and Noah Haddock each scored 5 points, Cort Robertson scored 3 points, Carter Smith scored 2 points, and Dayton Scott scored 1 point.

   The Trojanettes and Trojans hosted the Summertown Eagles on Friday, January 22. The Trojanettes walked on the floor determined and with a game plan! They were defeated by the Lady Eagles by a score of 18-48, but the girls battled hard. AC Whitehead led the team in scoring with 9 points and had 1 rebound. Alyssa Gray had 5 points and 1 rebound, Harlee Haddock and Sophie Gobbell each scored 2 points, and Asia Kelly had 5 rebounds.

   The Trojans put up a good fight against the Eagles, but ended the night with a loss, 54-74. Leading the team in scoring was Joe Thompson with 12 points. Peyton Ward followed Thompson with 10 points. Dayton Scott scored 9 points, Noah Haddock had 8 points, Benson Blalock scored 5 points, Cort Robertson had 3 points, Joe Hensley, Carter Smith, and Aidan Baskins each scored 2 points, and Fletcher Thompson scored 1 point. 

   After a tough game Friday, the Trojanettes had to quickly recover to travel to Decatur Co. Riverside on Saturday, January 23. The Trojanettes brought home a win, with a final score of 55-43. AC Whitehead led the team in scoring with 22 points and had 4 rebounds. Asia Kelly had 7 points and 5 rebounds, Harlee Haddock had 7 points and 3 rebounds, Alyssa Gray had 6 points, Sophie Gobbell had 6 points and 7 rebounds, Rhianna McWilliams scored 4 points and had 3 rebounds, Danlee Bray scored 3 points and had 1 rebound, and Addie Quillen had 4 rebounds.

   The Trojans also traveled to Riverside on Saturday but ended their game with a loss, 40-65. Carter Smith led the team in scoring with 9 points, and Peyton Ward followed with 7 points. Benson Blalock scored 5 points, Joe Thompson had 4 points, Cort Robertson, Dayton Scott, and Kelsey Moore each scored 3 points, and Joe Hensley, Aidan Baskins, and Landon Lovelace each had 2 points.

   Trojan Nation is always great in supporting our boys and girls, whether it be in the stands or at home. Be sure to check out the Collinwood High Scholl Facebook page for game updates and live stream information!—Submitted