Harlan County Elite wins tournament in Bristol


Harlan County Elite, a local AAU sixth-grade team, won the Premier Sports Winter Jam Classic over the weekend in Bristol. Team members include, from left: Kenadee Sturgill, Kelsie Middleton, Raegan Landa, Taylynn Napier, Jaycee Simpson and Vanessa Griffith.

Harlan County Elite, a local sixth-grade AAU team, swept three games to win the Tennessee Premier Sports Winter Jam Classic in Bristol over the weekend.
Kenadee Sturgill scored seven as HC Elite downed Nothing But Net 29-23 in the opening game despite playing the final seven minutes with only four players due to fouls
Raegan Landa poured in 18 and Vanessa Griffith added 17 in a 60-6 rout of the Chilhowie Warriors. Sturgill chipped in with 12 points.
HC Elite downed the Lady Patriots 33-22 in the championship game. Griffith scored 12 points and Taylynn Napier added eight for HC Elite.

HC Elite (29) — Kenadee Sturgill 7, Jaycee Simpson 6, Kelsie Middleton 6, Vanessa Griffith 6, Raegan Landa 4.
Nothing But Net (23) — No scoring information available.
HC Elite (60) — Raegan Landa 18, Kenadee Sturgill 12, Vanessa Griffith 17, Jaycee Simpson 5, Kelsie Middleton 5, Taylynn Napier 3.
Chilhowie Warriors (6) — No scoring information available.
HC Elite (33) — Vanessa Griffith 12, Taylynn Napier 8, Raegan Landa 6, Jaycee Simpson 4, Kenadee Sturgill 3.
Lady Patriots (22) — No scoring information available.