NAMPA – Covy Kelly is a walking bucket.
The 6-foot-1 senior guard was unstoppable on Friday afternoon in the Idaho Class 1A D-II boys basketball state title game, scoring 45 points to lead Garden Valley to an 88-73 win over Dietrich.
Kelly was 15 of 24 from the field, 7 of 12 from the 3-point line and 8 of 10 from the free throw line. He added six rebounds, five assists and two steals for good measure.
Josh Gillespie chipped in 15 points and 12 rebounds for Garden Valley, and Devin Yearsley added 14 points and seven rebounds.
Rhys Dill had a monster game for Dietrich with 19 points and 16 rebounds, while Brady Power poured in 26 points.
Watch highlights from Kelly’s remarkable performance (Kelly is No. 11):
(Photo by Loren Orr; Video by Brandon Walton)