Campbellsville Middle School boys’ eighth-grade basketball players were honored on Monday, Jan. 16, for their dedication to their team.
The team ended its regular season Monday night as undefeated.
CMS defeated Metcalfe County by a score of 50-22.
Eighth-grader Tristin Faulkner had 17 points, and classmate John Orberson had 16.
The eighth-grade team includes Saevon Buckner, Tristin Faulkner, Arren Hash, John Orberson, Jastyn Shively, Kameron Smith, Reggie Thomas, Blase Wheatley and Alex Lofton.
CMS cheerleader Carly Adams was also recognized for her dedication to the cheerleading squad.
With the regular season having ended, the Central Kentucky Middle School Athletic Conference tournaments will begin on Thursday, Jan. 19.
CMS seventh- and eighth-grade teams will compete in first round play on Friday, Jan. 20.
In addition to CMS, the CKMSAC includes Adair, Casey, Green, Hart, Metcalfe, Russell and Taylor county middle schools.
CMS and Green, Hart and Taylor counties play in the north division, and Casey, Russell, Metcalfe and Adair counties play in the south division.
The CMS seventh-grade team is ranked as fourth in its division, while the eighth-grade squad is the top seed in its division.
In first round play, the CMS seventh- and eighth-grade teams will play Casey County on Friday, beginning at 6 p.m. at the Campbellsville High School gymnasium.
Should the CMS teams advance to the second round of play, they will take on the winners of the Green County vs. Metcalfe County games on Thursday, Jan. 19.
Second round games will be played on Monday, Jan. 23, and Tuesday, Jan. 24.
And the championship games are set for Thursday, Jan. 26.
Lynn Kearney coaches the sixth- and eighth-grade teams. Joseph Taylor is the seventh-grade coach.
CMS boys’ eighth-grade basketball players were honored on Monday, Jan. 16, before they ended the regular season as undefeated. From left, front, are Jastyn Shively, Blase Wheatley, Reggie Thomas, Saevon Buckner and Alex Lofton. Back, coach Joseph Taylor, Kameron Smith, Tristin Faulkner, John Orberson, Arren Hash and coach Lynn Kearney.
CMS eighth-grader Arren Hash is honored. He is pictured with his parents, Tammy and Garin.
CMS eighth-grader Tristin Faulkner is honored. He is pictured with his parents, Bobbi and Dean.
CMS eighth-grader John Orberson is honored. He is pictured with his parents, Sonya and Johnny.
CMS eighth-grader Saevon Buckner is honored. He is pictured with his parents, Tanisha and Shawn Spaulding, and his brother, Campbellsville Elementary School second-grader Kae’vin Spaulding.
CMS eighth-grader Kameron Smith is honored. He is pictured with his parents, Andrea and Kirby.
CMS eighth-grader Blase Wheatley is honored. He is pictured with his parents, Sue Ann and Barry.
CMS eighth-grader Reggie Thomas is honored. He is pictured with his mother, Loretta Simmons.
CMS eighth-grader Jastyn Shively is honored. He is pictured with his parents, LaRee and Jansen, and his brother, Jayvian.
CMS eighth-grader Alex Lofton is honored. He is pictured with his parents, Ronacka and Keith.
CMS eighth-grader Carly Adams is honored. She is pictured with her parents, Melanie Cox and Todd Adams.