Thursday, February 2, 2017
Anderson High School
Richmond High School
Richmond roared from the start Thursday in a 73-49 North Central Conference win against rival Anderson.
The Red Devils raced to a 29-7 lead after the first quarter, paced by junior Christian Harvey’s 14 points in the opening period. Harvey wound up with a game-high 36 points on 13 made field goals, including four 3-pointers.
Rickie Wedlow chipped in 16 points, while Trey Griffin added eight. A.J. Ferguson had six points and six rebounds, while senior Daniel Hill scored six points, grabbed four rebounds, and blocked a pair of shots.
Harvey led the Red Devils with seven assists as Richmond had a season-high 18 assists as a team.
Richmond is off this weekend, but returns to action on February 10 when they travel for an NCC contest at Kokomo’s Memorial Gym. The Red Devils are back home on February 11 when they host a highly ranked Logansport squad.
Richmond’s junior varsity also used a hot start for an easy 57-44 win. Koream Jett led the Devils with 16 points, while Connor Necessary added 12 points.