Lundy’s hot hand lifts Cavaliers in season opener

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 HILLSVILLE –– Welcome to the varsity, Mr. Lundy.

Freshman Conner Lundy knocked down seven 3-pointers in his first varsity game Wednesday, leading Carroll County to a 67-49 win over Patrick County in the season opener for both teams.

Lundy finished with 21 points for the Cavaliers, who got a game-high 24 points from sophomore Ryan Gravley. Wes Smoot tossed in 11.

The Cavaliers took control in the middle two quarters, reversing a 13-10 deficit by outscoring the Cougars 47-28 up to the start of the fourth quarter.

Jacob Reynolds led Patrick County with 19 points.



Patrick County 57, Carroll County 45:The defending Region IV Division 4 runners-up got off to a rough start, falling in a nondistrict game Wednesday in Stuart.

The Cavaliers took a 23-20 lead into the half but the Cougars rallied by outscoring their guests 37-22 in the second half.

Hannah Helbert led all scorers with 22 points for Patrick County, and Kylene Culler added 11. Emily Hiatt’s nine points were high for the Cavaliers.


Carroll County........... 10    13    6    16––45

Patrick County........... 12    8    14    23––57


Carroll County (0-1)

Hiatt 9, R.Dalton 7, Neely 7, T.Martin 4, Caldwell 3, L.Martin 7, S.Dalton 8.

Patrick County (1-0)

Steele 5, Bowers 8, Hines 3, Wilkinson 6, Helbert 21, Culler 11, Barbour 3.


Three-point field goals – Carroll County 2 (Hiatt, R.Dalton), Patrick County none.

JV – Carroll County, 49-38.


Landmark News Service