West Fork dominates in debut


Hunter Myers of West Fork (13) elevates over all five Garner-Hayfield/Ventura defenders to score in the Warhawks 78-48 opening victory over the Cardinals on Friday night. (Rick Ermer photo)


GARNER – West Fork shook off a slow start to pound Garner-Hayfield/Ventura on the Cardinals’ home court on Friday night, 78-48.

The Warhawks picked up where they left off from a season ago with four players scoring in double digits, led by Sam Amsbaugh’s 19 points.

Despite early charge calls against West Fork, coach Frank Schnoes’ squad outscored the Cardinals 23-12 in the second quarter to take a 32-19 halftime advantage.

For more on this story, see the Dec. 11 issue of the Hampton Chronicle.