Comets Grab First Win

Courtesy of Walker Photography

The Greenville Comets grabbed their first win of the basketball season Saturday afternoon in the Kaskaskian Classic at Carlyle.

Playing Flora in the seventh place game, the Comets rolled to a 61 to 31 victory.

GHS led 10 to 4 after one quarter, but fell behind during the second quarter. By halftime, the Comets held a 25 to 15 margin.

It was a 52 to 23 Comets’ lead after three quarters. They led by as many as 35 points in the fourth frame before settling for a 30-point win.

Three Comets scored in double figures. Brock Nelson and Lucas Carlson had 11 points each, and Ryan Hutchinson posted 10.

The Comets are now 1 and 3 for the season. Their next game is at home Friday night against Staunton. It will be broadcast on WGEL.

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