An Enterprise Staff Report
The Harlan Green Dragons will likely be more than happy to put their time in McCreary County behind them. The Dragons suffered their third straight loss in the Arby’s/KFC Classic at McCreary Central with a 66-50 loss to Daniville on Friday.
The Green Dragons were tied at 25 at the half, but faded in the final two quarters. Danville (2-5) outscored Harlan 41-25 in the second half to pull away for the win.
Freshman Drew Parks paced the Green Dragons with 13 points, while Nathan Young added 12 points.
In previously unreported action, Harlan was defeated 83-52 by Pulaski Southwestern in the first round of the Arby’s/KFC Holiday Classic, and dropped a close contest 52-50 against Grayson County.
Harlan (3-9) will conclude tournament play today, against Pickett County, Tenn. at 2:30 p.m.
Danville (63) — Christian Gatskill-Fuqua 23, Devonta Alcorn 16, Alex Burnside 15, Jawan Grey 6, Trenson Johnson 4, Jakobi Turner 2.
Harlan (50) — Drew Parks 13, Nathan Young 12, David Allen 9, Isaiah Johnson 5, Aaron Simpson 5, Dylan McNiel 3, Cody Logan 3,Caleb Hogue, 0, Manny Davis 0, Leighton Piper 0.