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Eels finish out regular season with 15th victory

Monday, March 1, 2004

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Clay City's Clay Jones (with ball) scored 10 points in the Eels 53-49 victory over Rockville on Friday night.

The Clay City Eels closed out their regular season with a hard fought 53-49 victory over Rockville on Friday night.

The host Rox nailed nine 3-pointers in the game but senior Jared Defore tallied seven points in the final period to help rally the Eels to victory.

Brock Roberts led the Eels with 20 points in the game, including four 3-pointers to help Clay City overcome a two-point 25-23 deficit at halftime.

Clay Jones added 10 points and Roger Harden chipped in 12 points for the Eels who finish the regular season at 15-6 overall.

The Eels will face Union (Dugger) tomorrow night in the White River Valley Sectional.

Clay City (53)

Jones 4 2-4 10, Defore 4 3-3 11, Tucker 0 0-0 0, Roeschlein 0 0-0 0, Harden 6 0-2 12, Roberts 6 4-5 20, Knox 0 0-0 0, Griffith 0 0-0 0, Wells 0 0-0 0, Johnson 0 0-0 0, Dyer 0 0-0 0, Thatcher 0 0-0 0. Totals: 20 9-14 53.

Rockville (49)

Hartman 6 0-0 15, Hendrix 7 1-2 20, Jackson 3 0-1 7, Bacon 0 2-2 2, Michael 1 0-0 2, Bridge 1 0-0 2, Hoke 0 1-4 1, Mullis 0 0-0 0, Knoblett 0 0-0 0, Vauters 0 0-0 0, Clapp 0 0-0 0, Harper 0 0-0 0. Totals: 18 4-9 49.

Clay City1671218-- 53
Rockville196618-- 49

3-point fieldgoals -- Clay City 4 (Roberts 4), Rockville 9 (Hendrix 5, Hartman 3, Jackson 1). Total Fouls -- Clay City 16, Rockville 16. Fouled out -- Rockville (Bacon).



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