ALBANY, Ky. – Marshall County went into the final day of the Twin Lakes Holiday Classic Sunday with a 1-1 record and two games yet to be played.
The Marshals took a 53-48 win over Knox Central on Saturday after opening tournament play on Friday with a 66-49 defeat at the hands of Sevier County, Tenn.
The Marshals were to play Metcalfe County and host Clinton County Sunday in the final day of the tournament.
Marshall Co. 53
Knox Central 48
Austin Rentfrow scored 21 points and pulled down 14 rebounds to lead the win over Knox Central.
The Marshals trailed 13-10 after the first period of play, but pulled ahead in the second quarter and led 25-24 at halftime.
D.J. Pigg nailed a 3-point shot to open the second half and push the lead to 4 points, and the Marshals held on the rest of the way to move their record above .500 at 4-3.
Pigg added 10 points for the Marshals.
Matthew Barger and Dustin Hensley each sccored 13 for Knox Central.
Marshall Co. 10 25 41 53
Knox Central 13 24 38 48
MARSHALL CO. – Landon Taylor 2, DJ. Pigg 10, Mason Wooten 6, Collin Travis 5, Austin Rentfrow 21, Dawson Jolley 9, Drew Warnick, Hunter Harvey
KNOX CENTRAL– Jeffrey Adams 7, Matthew Barger 13, Dustin Hensley 13, Hunter Tye 4, Chad Marsee 9, Tanner Wells 2, Jeremy Stewart, Austin Hobbs, Zach Earls, Blaine Wyatt
Sevier Co. 66
Marshall Co. 49
Sevier County sprinted away with a 17-8 spurt in the final quarter to put away the Marshals Friday..
Austin Rentfrow led the way with 17 points for Marshall County. Mason Wooten added 10.
Jacob Whaley and Cody Underwood led Sevier County with 18 points apiece.
Sevier Co. 21 31 49 66
Marshall Co. 15 28 41 49
SEVIER CO. – Jacob Whaley 18, Devante Matthew 4, Jesse Adams 6, Micah Baker 2, Cody Underwood 18, Isiah Ramsey, Trent Pope 8, Hunter Miniard 2,Joshia Barnett 2, Bailey Fields 2, 21 Zach Linginfelter 4, Ethan Loveday, 32 Jake Grosser
MARSHALL CO. – Landon Taylor 4, D.J. Pigg 6, Mason Wooten 10, Collin Travis 4, Austin Rentfrow 17, Carson Beckett 3, Jack Walker, Travis English, Colton English, Dawson Jolley 6, Collin Gunn, Drew Warnick, Blake Sandlin, Matthew Krone