Coffee Too Much for Ware

Coffee Too Much for Ware

The Ware County Gators opened their home basketball season last night hosting Coffee. The Gators and the Trojans traded baskets in the first quarter as Coffee managed to lead 11-10 after the first but that was as close as it got the rest of the way. Coffee pulled away in the second quarter and led 28-17 at the half. The Trojans outscored the Gators 35-16 in the second half to hand the Gators the loss.

DJ Harris and Chris Jones led the Gators with 7 points each, while Jamon Holmes added 6. Byron McKelvin added 3 while Ladedrick Castellanos, Rock Taylor, Cameron Brown and Tony Bethea added 2 points each.

The Gators will host Fitzgerald tonight in the night cap at 7:30. Come out and support Gator Basketball.



JV Results: Ware County 39  Coffee 29


The Ware County JV Team won their season home opener against Coffee last night in the Swamp 39-29. The Gators jumped out to an 11-7 lead to start the game but Coffee rallied to take a 22-15 lead into the locker room at the half. The Gators played excellent defense in the second half and held the Trojans to just 7 total points in the third and fourth quarter to edge the Trojans 39-29.

Cletwan Screven and Thomas Castellanos led the Gators with 8 and 6 points respectively. Cameron Brown also added 6, while Brandon Mills added 5, Zak Swinson and Jaylin Melvin each added 4 points and Tyrone Denson added 3. 

The Gators will host Fitzgerald today at 5:00. Come out and support Gator Basketball.