Bradley Central Game At Marion County Postponed

CLEVELAND, Tenn. — The Bradley Central girls’ basketball game at Marion County on Thursday, Dec. 5, has been postponed to a later date.

Marion County had a leak in their roof causing damage to their gym floor not allowing play until after the new year.

A makeup day has not yet been announced.

The next game for the Bearettes is now Saturday as they take on Ensworth in the 2019 East/West Classic beginning at 2 p.m. at Jim Smiddy Arena.

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Bradley Drops Games To Blackman

CLEVELAND, Tenn. — The Bradley Central Bearettes dropped their first game of the year to Blackman, 46-33, on Tuesday evening inside Jim Smiddy Arena.

Anna Muhonen paced the Bearettes with 15 points and eight rebounds to go with four steals. Jamia Williams matched with four steals of her own.

Bradley Central (4-1) struggled to get the ball in the bucket shooting a cold 19.6 percent (9-for-46) from the floor and was 1-for-18 (5.6 percent) from 3-point range. The Bearettes cashed in on 14-of-18 (77.8 percent) shooting from the charity stripe to account for their 33 points.

Both teams struggled to score early on until Blackman (4-1) took advantage of a Bearette turnover to score the first basket of the game. After going back-and-forth Muhonen hit a layup to give Bradley a three-point lead with 2:46 to go in the quarter but the Blaze answered with a 6-0 run to take a 9-6 lead after one quarter.

Blackman stretched their lead to three more, outscoring Bradley, 14-11, in a see-saw second frame to take a, 23-17, advantage at the half.

The Blaze then stretched its lead to the largest of the night and had a 15 point lead with 2:45 left in the third and finished the frame with a, 34-22, edge before holding on for a, 46-33, victory in the fourth.

Iyana Mooer led all players with a double-double of 27 points and 10 rebounds to go with two assists and four steals. 

Blackman went 16-of-40 (40 percent) overall and 4-of-9 (44.4 percent) from 3-point distance. The Blaze struggled from the free-throw line shooting 50 percent (10-of-20).

Bradley Central will be back in action on Thursday against Marion County at 6:15 p.m.

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GAME SUMMARY

Blackman vs Bradley Central

12/03/19 6:00 PM EST at Cleveland, Tenn. (Jim Smiddy Arena)

At Cleveland, Tenn. (Jim Smiddy Arena)

BLACKMAN 46, BRADLEY CENTRAL 33

BLACKMAN (4-1)

Moore, Iyana 9-19 6-11 27; Page, Tori 3-9 2-4 9; Green, Aaliyah 2-2 2-2 6;

Davis, Autumn 1-2 0-1 2; Monson, Emily 1-1 0-0 2; Odom, Kaylee 0-2 0-0 0;

Patton, Joelee 0-2 0-2 0; Hamby, Gracie 0-3 0-0 0; Matthews, Asia 0-0 0-0 0.

Totals 16-40 10-20 46.

BRADLEY CENTRAL (4-1)

Muhonen, Anna 4-8 7-8 15; Walker, Anna 0-12 5-7 5; Blair, Jamaryn 2-14 0-0

4; Williams, Jamia 1-4 1-2 3; Carman, Kelsey 1-3 0-0 3; Barnes, Alexis 1-1

1-1 3; Mayo, Cambree 0-4 0-0 0; Reuter, Amelia 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 9-46 14-18

33.

Blackman………………….    9 14 11 12 – 46

Bradley Central……………    6 11 5 11 – 33

3-point goals–Blackman 4-9 (Moore, Iyana 3-6; Page, Tori 1-2; Hamby, Gracie

0-1), Bradley Central 1-18 (Carman, Kelsey 1-2; Walker, Anna 0-7; Blair,

Jamaryn 0-4; Williams, Jamia 0-1; Mayo, Cambree 0-4). Fouled

out–Blackman-None, Bradley Central-Williams, Jamia. Rebounds–Blackman 41

(Moore, Iyana 10), Bradley Central 26 (Muhonen, Anna 8). Assists–Blackman 7

(Odom, Kaylee 2; Davis, Autumn 2; Moore, Iyana 2), Bradley Central 3

(Barnes, Alexis 1; Walker, Anna 1; Williams, Jamia 1). Total fouls–Blackman

19, Bradley Central 17. Technical fouls–Blackman-None, Bradley

Central-None.

Blair MVP, Mayo, Muhonen, Walker Named To 2019 LaQuinta Inn Thanksgiving Tournament All-Tournament Team

CLEVELAND, Tenn. — Jamaryn Blair was named the MVP and Cambree Mayo, Anna Muhonen, and Anna Walker were all named to the 2019 La Quinta Inn Thanksgiving Tournament All-Tournament team announced on Saturday night immediately following the championship game.

Blair poured in 19 points while pulling down five rebounds and dishing out six assists with a block in the championship game. The junior point guard averaged 13.3 points per game, 4.7 rebounds per game, and had 15 assists over the three games to be given the MVP honors while shooting 50 percent from the floor.

Mayo put up 7.3 points per game, and 2.7 rebounds to go with four assists and six steals. The senior guard went 8-for-17 (47.1 percent) overall while shooting 33.3 percent (4-for-12) from 3-point range for the all-tournament honors.

Muhonen led the Bearettes in points and rebounds averaging 13.7 and six respectively in the tournament. The junior post also recorded four blocks and an assist and steal. Muhonen was efficient shooting going 18-for-23 (78.3 percent) from the floor to pace the Bearettes while putting up 17 points in the championship game.

Walker led the team with eight rebounds while scoring eight points to push Bradley over East Hamilton in the final round. The senior post averaged 11.3 points per game and 5.3 rebounds with seven steals, four blocks, and a pair of assists. The Chattanooga signee shot 42.9 percent (12-of-28) from the floor and was a solid 80 percent (8-for-10) from the charity stripe.

You can catch these players and the rest of the Bearettes on Tuesday as they take on Blackman inside Jim Smiddy Arena beginning at 6 p.m.

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2019 LAQUINTA INN THANKSGIVING TOURNAMENT ALL-TOURNAMENT TEAM

Cambree Mayo (Bradley Central), Anna Muhonen (Bradley Central), Anna Walker (Bradley Central), Jamaryn Blair (MVP) (Bradley Central), Madison Hayes (East Hamilton), McKenna Hayes (East Hamilton), Dezah Lacy (East Hamilton), Jameah Alston (Campbell (Ga.)), Sarah Taub (Campbell (Ga.)), Prophet Sheffield (Richmond Christian (Va.)), Cherese Lampkins (Richmond Christian (Va.)), Jaycie Jenkins (Daniel Boone), Saniah Parker (Mae Jemison (Ala.)), Tederia Ashley (Mae Jemison (Ala.)), Tramesha Rogers (Booker T. Washington)

Bearettes Claim Fifth Straight Thanksgiving Tournament Title

CLEVELAND, Tenn. — The Bradley Central Bearettes dismantled East Hamilton, 68-33, en route to the 2019 La Quinta Inn Thanksgiving Tournament Championship at Jim Smiddy Arena on Saturday night.

Jamaryn Blair led the way with 19 points and Anna Muhonen came off the bench for 17 of the 19 bench points. Anna Walker pulled down a game-high eight rebounds to go with eight points. Jamia Williams paced the Bearettes with five steals and Blair dished out a game-high six assists. 

After a back-and-forth first quarter Bradley Central (4-0) held a 12-6 lead. The Bearettes took advantage of East Hamilton (4-3) star Madison Hayes picking up her third foul and closed out the half with a, 23-14, edge.

Alexis Barnes hit a layup ten seconds into the quarter and Williams drew the fourth Hayes foul forcing her to come out of the game. The Bearettes responded with 17 unanswered points over three minutes to build their lead to 28 after a Muhonen layup with 3:51 left in the quarter. The Hurricanes were able to trim the lead to 25 on a Hayes jumper and Walker hit a shot at the buzzer and put Bradley up, 51-24, after three quarters.

The hosts continued to pour it on stretching their lead to 35 with 27 seconds to go on an Ashton Estrada layup off a Williams assist to force the running clock and Bradley Central came away with a, 68-33, victory.

This championship marks the fifth straight Thanksgiving tournament championship for the Bearettes, and eighth overall, in a tournament Bradley has hosted since the 2000-2001 season.

Hayes led the Hurricanes with 13 points, seven rebounds, four steals, and three assists. Her sister, McKenna Hayes, was the only other player in double-digits with 12 points.

East Hamilton shot 34.2 percent (13-for-38) from the floor and a cold 18.2 percent (2-for-11) from 3-point range. The Hurricanes went 5-of-12 (41.7 percent) from the free-throw line.

The Bearettes shot a hot 51.8 percent (29-for-56) overall while going 4-for-14 (28.6 percent) from distance. Bradley struggled from the charity stripe going 6-of-15 (40 percent).

Bradley outscored the guests, 24-11, forcing 19 Hurricane turnovers. The Bearettes continued their dominance in the paint outscoring their opponents, 44-20, in the category and outscored East Hamilton, 22-2, in second-chance scoring. 

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GAME SUMMARY

East Hamilton vs Bradley Central

11/30/19 6:30 PM EST at Cleveland, Tenn. (Jim Smiddy Arena)

At Cleveland, Tenn. (Jim Smiddy Arena)

BRADLEY CENTRAL 68, EAST HAMILTON 33

EAST HAMILTON (4-3)

Hayes, Madison 6-17 1-2 13; Hayes, McKenna 5-10 0-0 12; Strickland, Kayla

1-1 2-6 4; Petit, Emily 1-1 0-0 2; Bone, Morgan 0-0 1-2 1; Lacy, Dezah 0-8

1-2 1; Sue, Alyissa 0-0 0-0 0; Evans, Anaya 0-1 0-0 0. Totals 13-38 5-12 33.

BRADLEY CENTRAL (4-0)

Blair, Jamaryn 8-17 2-4 19; Muhonen, Anna 8-11 1-3 17; Mayo, Cambree 3-5 1-2

9; Walker, Anna 3-7 2-4 8; Barnes, Alexis 4-7 0-1 8; Williams, Jamia 2-6 0-0

5; Estrada, Ashton 1-1 0-0 2; Reuter, Amelia 0-0 0-0 0; Carman, Kelsey 0-0

0-0 0; Crittenden, Ashlan 0-2 0-1 0. Totals 29-56 6-15 68.

East Hamilton……………..    6 8 10 9 – 33

Bradley Central……………   12 11 28 17 – 68

3-point goals–East Hamilton 2-11 (Hayes, McKenna 2-7; Lacy, Dezah 0-1;

Evans, Anaya 0-1; Hayes, Madison 0-2), Bradley Central 4-14 (Mayo, Cambree

2-4; Williams, Jamia 1-3; Blair, Jamaryn 1-2; Crittenden, Ashlan 0-1;

Walker, Anna 0-4). Fouled out–East Hamilton-None, Bradley Central-None.

Rebounds–East Hamilton 17 (Hayes, Madison 7), Bradley Central 41 (Walker,

Anna 8). Assists–East Hamilton 4 (Hayes, Madison 3), Bradley Central 14

(Blair, Jamaryn 6). Total fouls–East Hamilton 15, Bradley Central 12.

Technical fouls–East Hamilton-None, Bradley Central-None.

2019 La Quinta Inn Thanksgiving Tournament (Game 11) (Championship)

Bradley Central Takes Down Short Handed Richmond Christian

CLEVELAND, Tenn. — The Bradley Central Bearette basketball team claimed a, 73-25, over Richmond Christian (Va.) on Saturday morning from Jim Smiddy Arena in the semifinal round of the 2019 La Quinta Inn Thanksgiving Tournament.

Alexis Barnes and Anna Muhonen led the way with 12 points and Barnes pulled down eight rebounds to lead the Bearettes. Cambree Mayo poured in 11 points of her own and Jamaryn Blair rounded out the double-digit scorers with 10 to go with six assists. Mayo and Anna Walker paced the Bearette defense with three steals each. Walker and Muhonen recorded two blocks each.

Bradley Central (3-0) scored the first four points of the game and never trailed en route to their third straight win. Richmond Christian (3-1) cut the lead to two just over two minutes into the game before the Bearettes ballooned their lead to nine four minutes later and wrapped up the first period with a, 15-9, advantage. 

The Bearettes continued extending their lead stretching their lead to 21 and took a, 38-17, advantage on a Blair jumper seconds before the halftime buzzer.

Bradley continued their ways shutting out the guests, 24-0, in the third before an unusual fourth quarter. The Warriors had a player foul out 32 seconds into the final period forcing Richmond Christian to play with only four players the rest of the way. The Bearettes used the advantage outscoring their opponents, 11-8, in the final period.

Prophet Sheffield led the Warrior offense with 15 points and Ta’Nya Outten pulled down nine rebounds.

Bradley Central scored 20 points off 16 Warrior turnovers and outscored them 38-6 in the paint. The Bearettes had 16 second-chance points on 15 offensive rebounds and had 30 bench points in a game that saw all 15 Bearettes get into the game.

Bradley won the battle of the boards, 49-25, and recorded 15 assists on 26 made buckets.

Richmond Christian went 7-of-41 (17.1 percent) overall and 2-for-14 (14.3 percent) from distance. The Warriors shot 60 percent (9-of-15) from the free-throw line.

Bradley shot 44.8 percent (26-for-58) from the floor but was a tough 5-for-22 (22.7 percent) from 3-point range. The Bearettes was 16-of-24 (66.7 percent) from the charity stripe.

Bradley Central will now take on East Hamilton in the championship later Saturday night beginning at 6:30 p.m.

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GAME SUMMARY

Richmond Christian (Va.) vs Bradley Central

11/30/19 10:00 AM EST at Cleveland, Tenn. (Jim Smiddy Arena)

At Cleveland, Tenn. (Jim Smiddy Arena)

BRADLEY CENTRAL 73, RICHMOND CHRISTIAN (VA.) 25

RICHMOND CHRISTIAN (VA.) (3-1)

Sheffield, Prophet 5-21 3-5 15; Lampkins, Cherese 1-2 2-2 4; Outten, Ta’Nya

1-10 1-4 3; Archer, Corianna 0-1 2-2 2; Hicks, Chandler 0-7 1-2 1. Totals

7-41 9-15 25.

BRADLEY CENTRAL (3-0)

Barnes, Alexis 5-6 2-2 12; Muhonen, Anna 5-5 2-3 12; Mayo, Cambree 4-10 1-1

11; Blair, Jamaryn 3-8 4-8 10; Walker, Anna 1-6 4-4 6; Weber, Karsee 2-3 0-0

5; Carman, Kelsey 2-4 0-0 5; Williams, Jamia 1-3 2-2 4; Miles, Makenna 1-1

0-0 3; Crittenden, Ashlan 1-4 0-2 2; Estrada, Ashton 1-2 0-0 2; Reuter,

Amelia 0-2 1-2 1; Ledford, Katelin 0-2 0-0 0; Jones, Hannah 0-1 0-0 0;

Carpenter, Sloan 0-1 0-0 0. Totals 26-58 16-24 73.

Richmond Christian (Va.)……    9 8 0 8 – 25

Bradley Central……………   15 23 24 11 – 73

3-point goals–Richmond Christian (Va.) 2-14 (Sheffield, Prophet 2-11;

Archer, Corianna 0-1; Hicks, Chandler 0-2), Bradley Central 5-22 (Mayo,

Cambree 2-8; Miles, Makenna 1-1; Carman, Kelsey 1-3; Weber, Karsee 1-1;

Crittenden, Ashlan 0-2; Estrada, Ashton 0-1; Reuter, Amelia 0-2; Ledford,

Katelin 0-1; Walker, Anna 0-1; Blair, Jamaryn 0-1; Barnes, Alexis 0-1).

Fouled out–Richmond Christian (Va.)-Lampkins, Cherese, Bradley

Central-None. Rebounds–Richmond Christian (Va.) 25 (Outten, Ta’Nya 9),

Bradley Central 49 (Barnes, Alexis 8). Assists–Richmond Christian (Va.) 3

(Hicks, Chandler 1; Archer, Corianna 1; Sheffield, Prophet 1), Bradley

Central 15 (Blair, Jamaryn 6). Total fouls–Richmond Christian (Va.) 16,

Bradley Central 14. Technical fouls–Richmond Christian (Va.)-None, Bradley

Central-None.

2019 La Quinta Inn Thanksgiving Tournament (Game 6) (Semifinals)

Bradley Opens Thanksgiving Tournament With Win

CLEVELAND, Tenn. — The Bradley Central Bearettes scored early and often as they defeated Booker T. Washington, 80-41, from Jim Smiddy Arena on Friday evening in the opening round of the 2019 La Quinta Inn Thanksgiving Tournament.

Bradley (2-0) scored the first eight points of the contest before the Warriors went on an eight-point spurt of their own to even things up with 4:06 to go in the first. The Bearettes answered with a 14-0 run to end the quarter and to take a 22-8 lead they would not relinquish.

Anna Walker paced the Bearette offense with 20 points and Anna Muhonen came in off the bench to score 12. Jamaryn Blair rounded out the double-digit scorers with 11. Blair, Muhonen, and freshman Hannah Jones pulled down six rebounds each to lead Bradley. Jamia Williams led the team with four assists and four steals in the contest Jones, Sloan Carpenter, and Makenna Miles all made their debut for the Bearettes as the two teams emptied their benches late in the game.

The second quarter was much of the same for the hosts outscoring the visitors, 22-8, in the second frame to head into the halftime break 44-16. Bradley Central then forced the mercy rule after outscoring the Warriors, 25-13, in the third before the bench was outscored, 12-11, in the final period to take the game 80-41.

Booker T. Washington (2-4) was led by Tramesha Rogers with 12 points. Damia Sharp pulled down a game-high eight rebounds.

Bradley outscored the Warriors off turnovers (25-8), in the paint (50-18), second-chance scoring (17-11), fast-break points (28-16), and in bench scoring (45-3). 

The guests shot 29.4 percent (15-of-51) from the floor and 33.3 percent (3-for-9) from 3-point range. Booker shot a cold 50 percent (8-of-16) from the free-throw line.

The Bearettes went 32-of-66 (48.5 percent) overall and 45.5 percent (5-of-11) from distance. Bradley went 11-for-17 (64.7 percent) from the charity stripe.

Bradley Central will take on Richmond Christian (Va.) on Saturday morning at 10 a.m. in the semifinals of the 2019 La Quinta Inn Thanksgiving Tournament.

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GAME SUMMARY

Booker T. Washington vs Bradley Central

11/29/19 6:00 PM EST at Cleveland, Tenn. (Jim Smiddy Arena)

At Cleveland, Tenn. (Jim Smiddy Arena)

BRADLEY CENTRAL 80, BOOKER T. WASHINGTON 41

BOOKER T. WASHINGTON (2-4)

Rogers, Tramesha 4-6 4-6 12; Sharp, Damia 3-12 1-1 9; Wilks, Chrusia 3-11

1-4 8; Dickson, Anteresa 3-10 0-1 6; Butler, Teneka 1-3 1-2 3; McDaniel,

Kaia 1-9 1-2 3; McNeil, Erica 0-0 0-0 0; Banks, Kendall 0-0 0-0 0. Totals

15-51 8-16 41.

BRADLEY CENTRAL (2-0)

Walker, Anna 8-15 2-2 20; Muhonen, Anna 5-7 2-2 12; Blair, Jamaryn 5-7 1-1

11; Estrada, Ashton 4-4 0-2 8; Crittenden, Ashlan 3-5 1-1 8; Carman, Kelsey

2-3 2-2 7; Jones, Hannah 1-6 3-4 5; Reuter, Amelia 1-3 0-0 3; Mayo, Cambree

1-2 0-0 2; Williams, Jamia 1-8 0-1 2; Weber, Karsee 1-1 0-0 2; Ledford,

Katelin 0-3 0-2 0; Miles, Makenna 0-1 0-0 0; Barnes, Alexis 0-1 0-0 0;

Carpenter, Sloan 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 32-66 11-17 80.

Booker T. Washington……….    8 8 13 12 – 41

Bradley Central……………   22 22 25 11 – 80

3-point goals–Booker T. Washington 3-9 (Sharp, Damia 2-5; Wilks, Chrusia

1-1; McDaniel, Kaia 0-1; Dickson, Anteresa 0-1; Rogers, Tramesha 0-1),

Bradley Central 5-11 (Walker, Anna 2-3; Crittenden, Ashlan 1-1; Carman,

Kelsey 1-2; Reuter, Amelia 1-3; Williams, Jamia 0-1; Blair, Jamaryn 0-1).

Fouled out–Booker T. Washington-None, Bradley Central-Mayo, Cambree.

Rebounds–Booker T. Washington 30 (Sharp, Damia 8), Bradley Central 48

(Blair, Jamaryn 6; Muhonen, Anna 6; Jones, Hannah 6). Assists–Booker T.

Washington 3 (McDaniel, Kaia 1; Wilks, Chrusia 1; Sharp, Damia 1), Bradley

Central 18 (Williams, Jamia 4). Total fouls–Booker T. Washington 17,

Bradley Central 16. Technical fouls–Booker T. Washington-None, Bradley

Central-None.

2019 La Quinta Inn Thanksgiving Tournament (Game 4)