2019 THE BATTLE OF THE BRIDGES

Guest blogger and JCTMS head basketball coach Michael G. Moore Jr. gives us a quick recap of “The 22nd Annual Battle of the Bridges All Star Classic” that featured talented teams from Kentucky & Indiana this past Saturday, August 3rd at Midamerica Sportscenter.

The Kentucky girl teams won the series in 2019 by going 7-1 against Indiana. The matchups began early Saturday morning at 8:30am with a Rising 3rd grade exhibition game and the night ended with the Rising Juniors/Seniors matchup at 6:30pm in the Stars game.  In each game, there was a Kentucky & Indiana player chosen as MVP.

Rising 3rd Grade Exhibition

Blue 17

Gray 10

Gray MVP- Reagan Clem (Harlan Co.)

Blue MVP- Jaylin Blanton (Paintsville)

 

Rising 4th Grade Game

KY-48

IN-6

KY MVP-Faith Mosley (Brandies Elementary)

Rising 5th Grade Game

KY-39

IN-15

KY MVP- Amirah Jordan (Audubon Elementary)

 

Rising 6th Grade Game

KY-33

IN-9

KY MVP-Haley Combs (Somerset)

Rising 7th Grade Game

IN-53

KY-50

KY MVP-Zakiyah Johnson (Shelby Co.)

Rising 8th Grade Game

KY-55

IN-24

KY MVP-Jada Hughes (Shelby Co.)

Rising 9th Grade Game

KY-46

IN-27

 

KY MVP-Sydne Tolbert (Manual High School)

Future Stars Game (Rising 10th/11th graders)

KY-65

IN-64

KY MVP-Amaya Asher (Central High School)

Stars Game (Rising 11th/12th graders)

KY-64

IN-51

KY MVP-Ally Collett (South Laurel High School)

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