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Old 02-11-17, 01:19 PM
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Cool Kyle Young Ties Gary Grant 22nd All Time Stark County

Last night Kyle Young tied Gary Grant with 1,361 points for 22nd all time in Stark County scoring.

I remember a couple of years ago when McKinley fans laughed when I said he would have a better career than Grant.

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Old 02-11-17, 02:21 PM
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My guess is they are still laughing - as am I.
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Old 02-11-17, 02:59 PM
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My guess is they are still laughing - as am I.


Well you guys have had a lot to laugh (and cry) about this season
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Old 02-11-17, 03:07 PM
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My guess is they are still laughing - as am I.
Your allowed to laugh all you want. It does not change the statistics.
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Old 02-11-17, 05:04 PM
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Congrats to the young man!

Let's put this into perspective though. This is not intended to take anything away from Young.
  1. Scoring more points doesn't equate to having a better career.
  2. Grant won a state title and Young has yet to play past the regional semis with just one district title.
  3. As a senior, Grant was the AP Ohio D1 Player of the Year and a McDonald's All-American.
  4. Freshmen were not eligible to play when Grant was in high school and he played just 3 seasons. Young has been a varsity player for 4 seasons.
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Old 02-11-17, 05:13 PM
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When did the state have a rule that freshman couldn't play varsity?
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Old 02-11-17, 05:23 PM
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When did the state have a rule that freshman couldn't play varsity?
Good question. That's news to me. I never knew Freshmen were ineligible when Grant was in High School.
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Old 02-11-17, 05:52 PM
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Freshmen were not eligible to play when Grant was in high school and he played just 3 seasons. Young has been a varsity player for 4 seasons.
BS. That rule didn't exist. McKinley had Troy Taylor and Ronnie Stokes when Grant was a freshman. He didn't make the varsity.
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Old 02-11-17, 06:22 PM
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BS. That rule didn't exist. McKinley had Troy Taylor and Ronnie Stokes when Grant was a freshman. He didn't make the varsity.
Where were you in '81?
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Old 02-11-17, 06:41 PM
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Where were you in '81?
Sometimes watching the Bulldogs. Stokes and Taylor were lots of fun to watch.
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Old 02-11-17, 10:11 PM
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BS. That rule didn't exist. McKinley had Troy Taylor and Ronnie Stokes when Grant was a freshman. He didn't make the varsity.
Freshman didn't go to McKinley back then. They were still in junior high.
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Old 02-11-17, 10:39 PM
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Freshman didn't go to McKinley back then. They were still in junior high.
This conversation doesn't belong here, but McKinley had a quarterback who played as a freshman in the 70's. So there's more to the story.
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Old 02-12-17, 07:02 AM
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This conversation doesn't belong here, but McKinley had a quarterback who played as a freshman in the 70's. So there's more to the story.
He was a freshman but should have been a Junior.
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Old 02-13-17, 06:12 AM
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Let's put this into perspective though.
  1. Scoring more points doesn't equate to having a better career.
  2. Grant won a state title and Young has yet to play past the regional semis with just one district title.
  3. As a senior, Grant was the AP Ohio D1 Player of the Year and a McDonald's All-American.
  4. Freshmen were not eligible to play when Grant was in high school and he played just 3 seasons. Young has been a varsity player for 4 seasons.
Let's not let facts get in the way of other hateful agendas.

Curious that as Young has climbed the scoring list no thread was posted until he passed this particular one from McKinley. Hmmmm
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Old 02-13-17, 09:35 AM
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Curious that as Young has climbed the scoring list no thread was posted until he passed this particular one from McKinley. Hmmmm
I'm a big Jackson fan but I had no idea where Kyle Young was on the county career scoring list until it was mentioned in this article
(http://www.cantonrep.com/sports/2017...oys-basketball) from the Repository about Jackson's win over Lake Friday night. Maybe that had something to do with this thread.

What will your next conspiracy theory be drama queen?
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Old 02-11-17, 05:38 PM
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Kyle got injured his freshman year and also didn't play much
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Old 02-11-17, 09:23 PM
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Freshmen didn't play in Canton at the time because CCS had junior highs and freshmen played for their junior high, not their senior high school. And I dont think Grant even moved to Canton until his sophomore year.

And claiming Young's career (which was been excellent) is anywhere near Grant's is, uh, absurd.
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Old 02-12-17, 07:00 AM
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Freshmen didn't play in Canton at the time because CCS had junior highs and freshmen played for their junior high, not their senior high school. And I dont think Grant even moved to Canton until his sophomore year.

And claiming Young's career (which was been excellent) is anywhere near Grant's is, uh, absurd.
Thank you,I had to wait till today to respond...Gary could play any sport and would have been one of the best...BAM!
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Old 02-11-17, 09:31 PM
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I see this thread was more to take shots at Grant than congratulate Kyle. Pathetic. Typical elitist attitude.
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Old 02-11-17, 09:57 PM
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I see this thread was more to take shots at Grant than congratulate Kyle. Pathetic. Typical elitist attitude.


My aren't we the sensitive one.

Just pointing out the fact that Kyle tied Gary Grant and Mck fans acted as though that would be blasphemy
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Old 02-11-17, 11:26 PM
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My aren't we the sensitive one.

Just pointing out the fact that Kyle tied Gary Grant and Mck fans acted as though that would be blasphemy
You keep saying McKinley fans when you mean some guy, one guy probably and you just ran with the whole "McKinley fans" theory. You're a pathetic troll who can't even enjoy your school's success because you're obsessed with chasing a history that Jackson will never touch.
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Old 02-12-17, 12:10 AM
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From 1976 to about mid-90s, freshmen attended junior highs in Canton.
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Old 02-12-17, 01:21 PM
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You cannot blame Young for only having one District title. That blame lies with inept coaching; and to a much lesser degree, talent. It is a great accomplishment to surpass Grant in scoring. No one said anything about Young being better than Grant. Obviously, Grant was on another level. Jackson is the clear favorite to win the district this year, but with Debevec on the bench, another flame out wouldn't be that shocking imho.
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Old 02-12-17, 08:46 PM
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Lol at "22nd in the COUNTY"
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Old 02-13-17, 09:58 AM
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Last night Kyle Young tied Gary Grant with 1,361 points for 22nd all time in Stark County scoring.

I remember a couple of years ago when McKinley fans laughed when I said he would have a better career than Grant.

Im a Jackson fan, and to me it seems like you are either trolling and wanting a reaction from the McK fans (which I love) or are a little delusional. Career seems to say lifetime achievement. Gary Grant was a professional for many years, who played basketball at Michigan and was Big 10 player of the year. I hope and keep my fingers crossed Kyle can achieve some of these accolades but might be difficult. So had a great Jackson Career... check, is an incredible high school player... check, is one of the best players in the state... check. Better career than Gary Grant not sure i can check that one.
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Old 02-14-17, 11:18 AM
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Im a Jackson fan, and to me it seems like you are either trolling or are a little delusional.
Why can't it be both?
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Old 02-14-17, 11:20 AM
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Is Kyle now considered to be Jackson's greatest ever?
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Old 02-14-17, 12:41 PM
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Is Kyle now considered to be Jackson's greatest ever?
Yes he just passed Dirk Blood and Mike Sullivan.
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Old 02-14-17, 01:39 PM
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Is Kyle now considered to be Jackson's greatest ever?
Jacksons greatest ever happens to be Stark Counties all time leading scorer.
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Old 02-13-17, 12:26 PM
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Congratulations to Kyle Young, quite an accomplishment to even be mentioned with Gary Grant which means he's an outstanding player. Keep it up.

One thing we're also forgetting is Grant played in a different era, no three point line until the 87-88 season for Ohio High School, and he long gone by then, now I'm not sure how many three balls Young has made but let's just be happy for the kid and his future.
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