Knuth tops 1,000 points for Vikings

ROCKTON – Senior Tyler Knuth became the eighth boys basketball player who played at Guilford to top 1,000 points.

Knuth passed the milestone against Hononegah on Friday. He joins this group of distinguished players:

Guilford 1,000 point scorers
Player Grad. Year Points
Chris Loy 1974 1,449
Ben Holmstrom 1994 1,338
Johnny Rucker 1993 1,228
Aaron Robinson 2001 1,043
Kyle Cushing 1989 1,040

Two other RPS players who played at least some of their time with Guilford also have topped 1,000. Kyle Walker, who started at Guilford and graduated from West in 1987, finished with 1,292. 

Sha’Den Clanton started at Guilford but finished his high school at East last year. Clanton finished with 1,047.

Knuth and the Vikings have five regular season games left before the IHSA playoffs. The Vikings have games at Harlem Tuesday and Jefferson at Guilford on Thursday. 

Posted on 02.09.20