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Final1/11/17

The Thornton Trojans basketball team lost Wednesday's home non-conference game against Horizon by a score of 57-46.

Game Details: @ Thornton

Q1Q2Q3Q4Final
Horizon1413161457
Thornton112112246
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Game Story

Colorado High School Basketball - Horizon winner over Thornton

January 11, 2017: Thornton, CO 80229

In Wednesday's non-league outing, the Horizon Hawks (Thornton, CO) basketball squad felled the host Thornton Trojans (Thornton, CO), by a margin of 57-46.

The Hawks (6-5) will now prepare for their outing against Fairview (Boulder, CO). The Knights go into the 5A Front Range outing with a 5-7 record. In their last outing, Fairview was beaten by Mountain Vista (Highlands Ranch, CO), 65-52, in a non-league outing.

The Trojans now own a 2-8 record. They play next when they travel to Gateway for a 5A/4A East Metro outing on Friday, January 13. Thornton will encounter a Olympians squad coming off a 83-64 non-league loss to Pine Creek (Colorado Springs, CO). The Olympians record now stands at 0-12.

Official Scorer
Parent Kala Bennett
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  1. Check In

    1st Quarter
    0 - 0 The scorer has checked in. Horizon 0, Thornton 0
    Posted @ 7:12p
  2. Check In

    1st Quarter
    0 - 0 The scorer has checked in. Horizon 0, Thornton 0
    Posted @ 7:12p
  3. 0 - 3

    Score Alert

    Thornton1st Quarter
    Thornton - makes a 3pt Field Goal. Horizon 0, Thornton 3
    Posted @ 7:12p
  4. 0 - 5

    Score Alert

    Thornton1st Quarter
    Thornton - makes a 2pt Field Goal. Horizon 0, Thornton 5
    Posted @ 7:12p
  5. 0 - 7

    Score Alert

    Thornton1st Quarter
    Thornton - makes a 2pt Field Goal. Horizon 0, Thornton 7
    Posted @ 7:14p
  6. 2 - 7

    Score Alert

    Horizon1st Quarter
    Horizon - #20 Grayson Stubbs makes a 2pt Field Goal. Horizon 2, Thornton 7
    Posted @ 7:15p
  7. 2 - 7

    Foul Alert

    Horizon1st Quarter ~4 minutes to go
    Foul on Horizon - #3 Brandon Mortensen. Horizon 2, Thornton 7
    Posted @ 7:17p
  8. 2 - 9

    Score Alert

    Thornton1st Quarter
    Thornton - makes a 2pt Field Goal. Horizon 2, Thornton 9
    Posted @ 7:19p
  9. 4 - 9

    Score Alert

    Horizon1st Quarter
    Horizon - #32 Alex Lawrence makes a 2pt Field Goal. Horizon 4, Thornton 9
    Posted @ 7:21p
  10. 7 - 9

    Score Alert

    Horizon1st Quarter
    Horizon - #2 Jacob Marx makes a 3pt Field Goal. Horizon 7, Thornton 9
    Posted @ 7:22p
  11. 9 - 9

    Score Alert

    Horizon1st Quarter
    Horizon - #40 Jett Lopez makes a 2pt Field Goal. Horizon 9, Thornton 9
    Posted @ 7:24p
  12. 9 - 10

    Score Alert

    Thornton1st Quarter
    Thornton - makes a Free Throw. Horizon 9, Thornton 10
    Posted @ 7:24p
  13. 9 - 11

    Score Alert

    Thornton1st Quarter
    Thornton - #1 makes a Free Throw. Horizon 9, Thornton 11
    Posted @ 7:27p
  14. 12 - 11

    Score Alert

    Horizon1st Quarter
    Horizon - #15 Sawyer Cirbo makes a 3pt Field Goal. Horizon 12, Thornton 11
    Posted @ 7:28p
  15. 13 - 11

    Score Alert

    Horizon1st Quarter
    Horizon - #15 Sawyer Cirbo makes a Free Throw. Horizon 13, Thornton 11
    Posted @ 7:29p
  16. 14 - 11

    Score Alert

    Horizon1st Quarter
    Horizon - #15 Sawyer Cirbo makes a Free Throw. Horizon 14, Thornton 11
    Posted @ 7:29p
  17. 14 - 11

    End of 1st Quarter

    2nd Quarter
    Horizon 14, Thornton 11
    Posted @ 7:29p
  18. 14 - 11

    Foul Alert

    Thornton2nd Quarter ~7 minutes to go
    Foul on Thornton. Horizon 14, Thornton 11
    Posted @ 7:30p
  19. 14 - 11

    Foul Alert

    Thornton2nd Quarter ~7 minutes to go
    Foul on Thornton - #33 Will Witthuhn. Horizon 14, Thornton 11
    Posted @ 7:30p
  20. 14 - 11

    Foul Alert

    Thornton2nd Quarter ~7 minutes to go
    Foul on Thornton - #12 Ricky Poole. Horizon 14, Thornton 11
    Posted @ 7:31p
  21. 15 - 11

    Score Alert

    Horizon2nd Quarter
    Horizon - #15 Sawyer Cirbo makes a Free Throw. Horizon 15, Thornton 11
    Posted @ 7:32p
  22. 16 - 11

    Score Alert

    Horizon2nd Quarter
    Horizon - #15 Sawyer Cirbo makes a Free Throw. Horizon 16, Thornton 11
    Posted @ 7:32p
  23. 19 - 11

    Score Alert

    Horizon2nd Quarter
    Horizon - #20 Grayson Stubbs makes a 3pt Field Goal. Horizon 19, Thornton 11
    Posted @ 7:33p
  24. 21 - 11

    Score Alert

    Horizon2nd Quarter
    Horizon - #3 Brandon Mortensen makes a 2pt Field Goal. Horizon 21, Thornton 11
    Posted @ 7:34p
  25. 21 - 13

    Score Alert

    Thornton2nd Quarter
    Thornton - makes a 2pt Field Goal. Horizon 21, Thornton 13
    Posted @ 7:36p
  26. 21 - 13

    Foul Alert

    Thornton2nd Quarter ~4 minutes to go
    Foul on Thornton - #10 Josiah Siele. Horizon 21, Thornton 13
    Posted @ 7:37p
  27. 22 - 13

    Score Alert

    Horizon2nd Quarter
    Horizon - #3 Brandon Mortensen makes a Free Throw. Horizon 22, Thornton 13
    Posted @ 7:37p
  28. 23 - 13

    Score Alert

    Horizon2nd Quarter
    Horizon - #3 Brandon Mortensen makes a Free Throw. Horizon 23, Thornton 13
    Posted @ 7:37p
  29. 25 - 13

    Score Alert

    Horizon2nd Quarter
    Horizon - #3 Brandon Mortensen makes a 2pt Field Goal. Horizon 25, Thornton 13
    Posted @ 7:38p
  30. 25 - 13

    Foul Alert

    Thornton2nd Quarter ~3 minutes to go
    Foul on Thornton - #23 Lino Chavira. Horizon 25, Thornton 13
    Posted @ 7:39p
  31. 26 - 13

    Score Alert

    Horizon2nd Quarter
    Horizon - #25 Kaden Bennett makes a Free Throw. Horizon 26, Thornton 13
    Posted @ 7:39p
  32. 27 - 13

    Score Alert

    Horizon2nd Quarter
    Horizon - #25 Kaden Bennett makes a Free Throw. Horizon 27, Thornton 13
    Posted @ 7:40p
  33. 27 - 13

    Foul Alert

    Horizon2nd Quarter Under a minute
    Foul on Horizon - #33 Justin Nitura. Horizon 27, Thornton 13
    Posted @ 7:42p
  34. 27 - 13

    Halftime

    Halftime
    Horizon 27, Thornton 13
    Posted @ 7:43p
  35. 27 - 13

    Start of 3rd Quarter

    Horizon3rd Quarter
    Horizon's ball.
    Posted @ 7:55p
  36. 29 - 13

    Score Alert

    Horizon3rd Quarter
    Horizon - #3 Brandon Mortensen makes a 2pt Field Goal. Horizon 29, Thornton 13
    Posted @ 7:55p
  37. 31 - 13

    Score Alert

    Horizon3rd Quarter
    Horizon - #20 Grayson Stubbs makes a 2pt Field Goal. Horizon 31, Thornton 13
    Posted @ 7:55p
  38. 31 - 13

    Foul Alert

    Thornton3rd Quarter ~7 minutes to go
    Foul on Thornton. Horizon 31, Thornton 13
    Posted @ 7:55p
  39. 31 - 15

    Score Alert

    Thornton3rd Quarter
    Thornton - #33 Will Witthuhn makes a 2pt Field Goal. Horizon 31, Thornton 15
    Posted @ 7:57p
  40. 31 - 17

    Score Alert

    Thornton3rd Quarter
    Thornton - #33 Will Witthuhn makes a 2pt Field Goal. Horizon 31, Thornton 17
    Posted @ 7:58p
  41. 31 - 17

    Foul Alert

    Horizon3rd Quarter ~5 minutes to go
    Foul on Horizon - #20 Grayson Stubbs. Horizon 31, Thornton 17
    Posted @ 7:58p
  42. 33 - 17

    Score Alert

    Horizon3rd Quarter
    Horizon - #23 Phillip Espinoza makes a 2pt Field Goal. Horizon 33, Thornton 17
    Posted @ 7:59p
  43. 35 - 17

    Score Alert

    Horizon3rd Quarter
    Horizon - #15 Sawyer Cirbo makes a 2pt Field Goal. Horizon 35, Thornton 17
    Posted @ 7:59p
  44. 37 - 17

    Score Alert

    Horizon3rd Quarter
    Horizon - #2 Jacob Marx makes a 2pt Field Goal. Horizon 37, Thornton 17
    Posted @ 8:01p
  45. 37 - 17

    Foul Alert

    Horizon3rd Quarter ~3 minutes to go
    Foul on Horizon - #25 Kaden Bennett. Horizon 37, Thornton 17
    Posted @ 8:01p
  46. 37 - 18

    Score Alert

    Thornton3rd Quarter
    Thornton - #12 Ricky Poole makes a Free Throw. Horizon 37, Thornton 18
    Posted @ 8:02p
  47. 37 - 18

    Foul Alert

    Horizon3rd Quarter ~3 minutes to go
    Foul on Horizon - #24 Elijah Leyshon. Horizon 37, Thornton 18
    Posted @ 8:03p
  48. 37 - 18

    Foul Alert

    Horizon3rd Quarter ~3 minutes to go
    Foul on Horizon - #25 Kaden Bennett. Horizon 37, Thornton 18
    Posted @ 8:03p
  49. 37 - 19

    Score Alert

    Thornton3rd Quarter
    Thornton - makes a Free Throw. Horizon 37, Thornton 19
    Posted @ 8:04p
  50. 37 - 20

    Score Alert

    Thornton3rd Quarter
    Thornton - makes a Free Throw. Horizon 37, Thornton 20
    Posted @ 8:04p
  51. 39 - 20

    Score Alert

    Horizon3rd Quarter
    Horizon - #24 Elijah Leyshon makes a 2pt Field Goal. Horizon 39, Thornton 20
    Posted @ 8:04p
  52. 39 - 22

    Score Alert

    Thornton3rd Quarter
    Thornton - #32 Michael Ibarra makes a 2pt Field Goal. Horizon 39, Thornton 22
    Posted @ 8:04p
  53. 41 - 22

    Score Alert

    Horizon3rd Quarter
    Horizon - #25 Kaden Bennett makes a 2pt Field Goal. Horizon 41, Thornton 22
    Posted @ 8:05p
  54. 43 - 22

    Score Alert

    Horizon3rd Quarter
    Horizon - #24 Elijah Leyshon makes a 2pt Field Goal. Horizon 43, Thornton 22
    Posted @ 8:05p
  55. 43 - 22

    Foul Alert

    Horizon3rd Quarter Under a minute
    Foul on Horizon - #32 Alex Lawrence. Horizon 43, Thornton 22
    Posted @ 8:05p
  56. 43 - 23

    Score Alert

    Thornton3rd Quarter
    Thornton - #4 Kieran Webster makes a Free Throw. Horizon 43, Thornton 23
    Posted @ 8:05p
  57. 43 - 24

    Score Alert

    Thornton3rd Quarter
    Thornton - #4 Kieran Webster makes a Free Throw. Horizon 43, Thornton 24
    Posted @ 8:06p
  58. 43 - 24

    Foul Alert

    Horizon3rd Quarter Under a minute
    Foul on Horizon - #5 Kyle Nash. Horizon 43, Thornton 24
    Posted @ 8:07p
  59. 43 - 24

    End of 3rd Quarter

    4th Quarter
    Horizon 43, Thornton 24
    Posted @ 8:08p
  60. 45 - 24

    Score Alert

    Horizon4th Quarter
    Horizon - #24 Elijah Leyshon makes a 2pt Field Goal. Horizon 45, Thornton 24
    Posted @ 8:10p
  61. 47 - 24

    Score Alert

    Horizon4th Quarter
    Horizon - #0 Wyatt Dragoo makes a 2pt Field Goal. Horizon 47, Thornton 24
    Posted @ 8:10p
  62. 47 - 26

    Score Alert

    Thornton4th Quarter
    Thornton - #33 Will Witthuhn makes a 2pt Field Goal. Horizon 47, Thornton 26
    Posted @ 8:10p
  63. 47 - 26

    Foul Alert

    Horizon4th Quarter ~7 minutes to go
    Foul on Horizon - #24 Elijah Leyshon. Horizon 47, Thornton 26
    Posted @ 8:11p
  64. 47 - 27

    Score Alert

    Thornton4th Quarter
    Thornton - #12 Ricky Poole makes a Free Throw. Horizon 47, Thornton 27
    Posted @ 8:11p
  65. 47 - 29

    Score Alert

    Thornton4th Quarter
    Thornton - makes a 2pt Field Goal. Horizon 47, Thornton 29
    Posted @ 8:12p
  66. 47 - 29

    Foul Alert

    Thornton4th Quarter ~7 minutes to go
    Foul on Thornton - #12 Ricky Poole. Horizon 47, Thornton 29
    Posted @ 8:12p
  67. 49 - 29

    Score Alert

    Horizon4th Quarter
    Horizon - #0 Wyatt Dragoo makes a 2pt Field Goal. Horizon 49, Thornton 29
    Posted @ 8:14p
  68. 49 - 30

    Score Alert

    Thornton4th Quarter
    Thornton - makes a Free Throw. Horizon 49, Thornton 30
    Posted @ 8:14p
  69. 49 - 32

    Score Alert

    Thornton4th Quarter
    Thornton - makes a 2pt Field Goal. Horizon 49, Thornton 32
    Posted @ 8:14p
  70. 49 - 33

    Score Alert

    Thornton4th Quarter
    Thornton - #2 Sam Kabala makes a Free Throw. Horizon 49, Thornton 33
    Posted @ 8:14p
  71. 51 - 33

    Score Alert

    Horizon4th Quarter
    Horizon - #33 Justin Nitura makes a 2pt Field Goal. Horizon 51, Thornton 33
    Posted @ 8:15p
  72. 51 - 36

    Score Alert

    Thornton4th Quarter
    Thornton - makes a 3pt Field Goal. Horizon 51, Thornton 36
    Posted @ 8:16p
  73. 51 - 36

    Foul Alert

    Horizon4th Quarter ~5 minutes to go
    Foul on Horizon - #33 Justin Nitura. Horizon 51, Thornton 36
    Posted @ 8:18p
  74. 51 - 37

    Score Alert

    Thornton4th Quarter
    Thornton - #23 Lino Chavira makes a Free Throw. Horizon 51, Thornton 37
    Posted @ 8:18p
  75. 51 - 39

    Score Alert

    Thornton4th Quarter
    Thornton - makes a 2pt Field Goal. Horizon 51, Thornton 39
    Posted @ 8:18p
  76. 51 - 41

    Score Alert

    Thornton4th Quarter
    Thornton - makes a 2pt Field Goal. Horizon 51, Thornton 41
    Posted @ 8:20p
  77. 51 - 41

    Foul Alert

    Thornton4th Quarter ~4 minutes to go
    Foul on Thornton. Horizon 51, Thornton 41
    Posted @ 8:21p
  78. 53 - 41

    Score Alert

    Horizon4th Quarter
    Horizon - #15 Sawyer Cirbo makes a 2pt Field Goal. Horizon 53, Thornton 41
    Posted @ 8:22p
  79. 53 - 44

    Score Alert

    Thornton4th Quarter
    Thornton - makes a 3pt Field Goal. Horizon 53, Thornton 44
    Posted @ 8:23p
  80. 55 - 44

    Score Alert

    Horizon4th Quarter
    Horizon - #23 Phillip Espinoza makes a 2pt Field Goal. Horizon 55, Thornton 44
    Posted @ 8:23p
  81. 55 - 46

    Score Alert

    Thornton4th Quarter
    Thornton - #2 Sam Kabala makes a 2pt Field Goal. Horizon 55, Thornton 46
    Posted @ 8:24p
  82. 55 - 46

    Foul Alert

    Thornton4th Quarter ~2 minutes to go
    Foul on Thornton - #10 Josiah Siele. Horizon 55, Thornton 46
    Posted @ 8:25p
  83. 55 - 46

    Foul Alert

    Thornton4th Quarter ~1 minute to go
    Foul on Thornton. Horizon 55, Thornton 46
    Posted @ 8:27p
  84. 55 - 46

    Foul Alert

    Thornton4th Quarter Under a minute
    Foul on Thornton. Horizon 55, Thornton 46
    Posted @ 8:27p
  85. 57 - 46

    Score Alert

    Horizon4th Quarter
    Horizon - #23 Phillip Espinoza makes a 2pt Field Goal. Horizon 57, Thornton 46
    Posted @ 8:29p
  86. 57 - 46

    End of Game

    Final
    Horizon 57, Thornton 46
    Posted @ 8:30p

Rankings & Records

Horizon (16-17)

NationalCOClass
9,24115550
OverallLeagueHomeAwayNeutralWin %League %PFPA
6-70-30-22-44-1.462.000674660

Thornton (16-17)

NationalCOClass
16,37928564
OverallLeagueHomeAwayNeutralWin %League %PFPA
3-100-21-30-62-1.231.000544800

Team Scoring Averages

Season AveragesQ1Q2Q3Q4Final
Horizon12.213.312.114.251.8
Thornton8.88.08.816.241.8

Team Stat Comparison

HorizonThornton
40.3Points Per Game33.8
21.9Rebounds Per Game23.7
6.8Assists Per Game5.8
7.9Steals Per Game7.7
1.1Blocks Per Game1.8

Team Leaders

HorizonThorntonNational Avg.
#15 Sawyer Cirbo9.9Points Per Game#2 Sam Kabala9.45.1
#23 Phillip Espinoza6.1Rebounds Per Game#2 Sam Kabala9.12.7
#3 Brandon Mortensen1.5Assists Per Game#12 Ricky Poole1.71.0
#3 Brandon Mortensen2.4Steals Per Game#12 Ricky Poole2.10.8
#11 Daniel Moore0.3Blocks Per Game#10 Josiah Siele0.80.3

Record Breakdown

Horizon (16-17)

Thornton (16-17)

6-7
Overall
3-10
0-3
League
0-2
2-2
Non-League
1-7
1-0
Head to Head
0-1
2-0
Common Opponent
0-1
0-2
Home
1-3
2-4
Away
0-6
4-1
Neutral
2-1
0-0
Playoff
0-0
6-7
In-State
3-10
0-0
Out-of-State
0-0