February 10, 2008 in Sports

Saxons accomplish perfection

The Spokesman-Review
 

Justin Stewart scored a career-high 19 points and Ferris ran its consecutive win streak to 49 games with an 85-39 victory over University in the final Greater Spokane League game of the season Saturday at Ferris.

Jeff Minnerly chipped in 14 points and DeAngelo Casto and Jared Karstetter added 10 apiece for the Saxons, who finished the regular season undefeated for the second time in a row.

Mason Johnson had a team-high 10 points for the Titans (8-12), who advance to the district tournament as the No. 6 seed and will travel to play third-seeded Gonzaga Prep (14-6) Tuesday at 7:30 p.m.

Top-seeded Ferris (20-0) has a first-round bye.

Gavin Burt scored 19 points to lead Garfield-Palouse to a 66-56 win over Rosalia in the championship game of the Whitman County League tournament in Endicott. Garret Hartung had 18 points to lead the Spartans (15-7). The Vikings (16-4) advance to the District 9 1B tournament on Monday as the WCL’s top seed. The Spartans, led by Garret Hartung’s’ 18 points, are No. 2. … Also at Endicott, Beaux Martin scored 15 points as LaCrosse-Washtucna (13-9) earned the fourth seed to the district tournament with a 44-38 win over St. John-Endicott. Wyatt Sitton had 18 points to lead the Eagles (11-11), who will play in a loser-out, winner-to-district game against Touchet at Walla Walla CC.

Tyler Knight scored 23 points to lead St. Michael’s to a 65-54 win over Northport in a District 7 1B game at Deer Park. The Warriors (6-14) advance to play the winner between Almira/Coulee-Hartline and Curlew Friday at Riverside. The Mustangs (8-15) were eliminated.

Nick Fromm had 16 points and nine rebounds to lead Lake City (16-3, 10-1) to a 46-37 win over Moscow in an Inland Empire League game in Moscow. Anthony Williams tallied a game-high 18 points for the Bears (6-10, 3-7).

Griffon Jones scored a game-high 27 points and grabbed 14 rebounds to lead Cheney to a 66-53 Great Northern League win over visiting Deer Park. DeAngelo Jones added 19 points and nine rebounds for the Blackhawks (12-4, 7-3). Kevin McNeil led the Stags (8-9, 3-8) with 21 points. … Elsewhere in the GNL, Don Perconti scored 18 points to lead Clarkston (10-6, 8-2) to a 69-66 win over visiting Colville. Alias Prouty led the Indians (8-10, 2-10) with a game-high 25 points.

Eric Holbrook hit a 3-pointer at the buzzer to give Priest River a 63-61 win over St. Maries (9-10, 3-4) in an Intermountain League game at Priest River. Jake Weimer made 12 of 13 free throws and finished with a game-high 22 points for the Spartans (10-9, 4-2). … Elsewhere, Harmon Newhouse scored 17 points and A.J. Bennett added 16 to lead Bonners Ferry to a 76-53 victory over visiting Timberlake (0-19, 0-7). Ryan Winebark chipped in 12 points for the Badgers (11-8, 5-2).

Jeremiah Big Spring made two free throws with 30 seconds left to give Kellogg (12-5) a 53-51 non-league win over host Orofino.


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