Harlan County sweeps Harlan in double header

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HARLAN, Ky (WYMT)- The Black Bears may have got the best of the Green Dragons Thursday night, but both games proved to be thrillers in front of a packed gym.

The Lady Black Bears held off the Lady Green Dragons to win 82-74. Morgan Blakley scored 37 points for Harlan County while Harlan's Natalee King scored 34.

On the Boys' side, Harlan County beat Harlan 67-64.

Jordan Akal, WYMT's Player of the Week and the newest member of the 1,000 point club for the Green Dragons, had a shot to tie the game at the end but couldn't get the three to fall.

Harlan County 8th grade Trent Noah scored 18 second-half points after being held scoreless in the first.