LC girls send U-Hi to first loss
After losing senior point guard Devyn Galland to a knee injury and coming off an overtime setback to Shadle Park, the Lewis and Clark girls basketball team needed something to go its way Friday.
The Tigers (2-2 overall, 2-2 league) shut out the visiting University Titans (5-1, 3-1) 17-0 in the second quarter on their way to a 55-38 win in Greater Spokane League action.
Nakia Arquette led LC with 21 points and freshman Michaela Kay chipped in 11. Hallie Gennett led U-Hi with 16.
Central Valley 56, Mt. Spokane 40: The visiting Bears (5-0, 4-0) opened a 27-14 lead in the first half and weren’t challenged.
Brooke Gallaway led CV with 18 points, Mariah Cunningham had 13 and Madison Hovren added 11.
Brooke Reilly led Mt. Spokane (3-3, 2-2) with 11 points and eight rebounds.
Gonzaga Prep 63, Shadle Park 53: The visiting Highlanders (3-3, 2-2) led 30-26 at halftime before the Bullpups (3-1, 3-1) got rolling in the second half.
G-Prep outscored Shadle 37-23 in the final two quarters to pull away.
Shadle played without leading scorer Aleisha Hathaway, a senior. Shadle assistant coach J.T. Johnson said Hathaway sprained an ankle while shooting during halftime of the boys game.
Lindsay Stockton led G-Prep with 19 points, seven rebounds and three assists and Cassie Anderson had 15 points. Kaycee Hert and Peighton DeVon scored 10 each for Shadle.
Ferris 62, North Central 46: The visiting Saxons (1-3, 1-3) broke through for their first win, and they used a big second quarter to do so.
The Saxons outscored the Indians (2-4, 2-2) 23-5 in the second to break open the game.
Brittney Johnson led Ferris with 24 points including 3 of 3 from 3-point range in the first quarter.
Teammate Cassidy Phillips added 12 points and 13 rebounds.
Hailey Markham-Patti and Kalen Via scored 11 and 10 points respectively for NC.
Mead 67, Rogers 23: The visiting Panthers (1-4, 1-3) had no difficulty topping the Pirates (1-4, 0-4) behind Jade Redmon’s 16 points.