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Younger reaches 1,000 as Morgantown survives 1st check of the season

MORGANTOWN — Sharron Younger knew he was one basket away, however he wasn’t going to hurry issues.

The Morgantown senior let the sport come to him and put by way of a layup on a easy curl display screen below the basket to attain the 1,000th level in his profession towards Shady Spring Friday night time contained in the Rowdie Heart.

“I knew if I let (being shut) in my thoughts I used to be going to try to do an excessive amount of,” Younger stated. “I simply let myself understand it’ll come, don’t rush something and be affected person.”

On an evening went the reigning back-to-back Class AAAA champs confronted their first check of the season, coach Dave Tallman thought Younger’s basket within the third quarter was the very best play the Mohigans (4-0) ran all recreation.

“I believe that’s the one time we ran our offense correctly the entire recreation,” Tallman stated. “I imply that, it was unhealthy, it was ugly. We performed loads of particular person ball on the market.”

Younger completed with a game-high 20 factors as Morgantown held on late to beat Class AAA No. 2 Shady Spring (1-1) 56-47 to shut out day one of many Little Common Vacation Basic.

“I’m so happy with him, I like him to demise,” Tallman stated. “We’ve been with one another for 4 years right here and he’s earned it. I’m glad it occurred (Friday) in entrance of an amazing crowd. There’s no person that works tougher.”

Morgantown’s head coach Dave Tallman presents Morgantown’s Sharron Younger (5) a ball after scoring his 1,000th level on Friday within the Little Common Vacation Basic. (William Wotring/The Dominion Publish)

“I simply wish to thank God for making that second attainable and my teammates and coaches for having the ability to accomplish that,” Younger stated. “I knew it was going to come back before later, so I wasn’t making an attempt to hurry something. I used to be letting the sport come to me.”

Younger and the Mohigans started the sport at a blistering tempo, leaping out to a 17-2 lead over the Tigers within the first quarter. Younger had a dozen first-half factors as MHS went into the locker room main 30-13 at halftime.

Morgantown hadn’t performed a recreation that was inside 60 factors but this season and seemed like it might cruise to its fourth straight victory. Shady Spring had different plans within the second half, nevertheless.

“We got here out with loads of vitality and performed the way in which we’re presupposed to play and executed our press (within the first half),” Tallman stated. “Within the second half, we simply stopped trapping. Ronnie (Olson) is aware of what he’s doing, he made good teaching changes.” 

The Tigers dictated play after halftime, slowing the sport down and taking part in a lot better on each ends of the court docket. Shady Spring used a six-point run within the fourth to chop the result in single digits, 46-35. 

The Mohigans held on late although, matching Shady point-for-point till the clock ran out.

“We had been frontrunners tonight,” Tallman stated. “We performed very well out of the gate after which hit a bit adversity and we sort of folded.”

The Tigers outscored MHS 34-26 within the second half. Though he was upset, Tallman stated it was good for his crew to play a detailed recreation.

“This was nice, that is why we carry these groups in,” he stated. “Our first three video games had been onerous since you didn’t actually see an excessive amount of on movie. This was a great battle and we’re going to be taught loads from this movie.”

The Little Common Vacation Basic continues at present because the Mohigans will battle Woodrow Wilson at 3:30 p.m.

Morgantown 56, Shady Spring 47
SS 5 8 16 18 — 47
MHS 17 13 12 14 — 56
SHADY SPRING (1-1) — Williams 3 4-5 9; Maxwell 7 4-6 18; Davis 0 2-4 2; Olson 0 0-0 0; Bailey 4 2-3 11; Radford 0 0-0 0; McKoy 2 1-1 5; Johnston 0 0-0 0; Richmond 0 0-0 0.
MORGANTOWN (4-0) — Everett 5 1-3 12; King 5 2-3 12; Younger 10 0-0 20; Shrewsberry 1 1-2 4; Savage 2 0-0 4; Colistra 0 1-2 1; Johnson 0 0-0 0; Hill 0 0-0 0; Frey 1 0-0 3.
3-Pt. Objectives — Shady Spring 2 (Williams 1, Bailey 1). Morgantown 3 (Everett 1, Shrewsberry 1, Frey 1).