Mayfield and Tilghman boys advance


The Mayfield Cardinals rolled to a 66-39 victory over Hickman County in a first round game of the Region 1 Boys Basketball Tournament last night at the CFSB Center. Mayfield led 19-10 after the first quarter and gradually pulled away throughout the rest of the game.

Connor Guthrie led the Cardinals with 22 points while Anton Lumson had 13 and Trey Matthews had 12.

Paducah Tilghman beat Calloway County 61-53 in the other first round game. Calloway led 8-0 in the early going but Tilghman used a big second quarter to take control  of the game.

Tilghman was led in scoring by Decoven Grubbs who had 19 points. Jordan Harmon had 11, Jerome Reed had 11, and Joe Workman had 10. Calloway was led by Kamden Price's 15 points. Peyton Johnson had 14.