Cross-country roundup: Greyhounds pound Cheney
Corey Langerveld finished with 15 points and eight rebounds and Pullman (9-1, 3-0) continued its unbeaten start in Great Northern League play, knocking off visiting Cheney (6-5, 0-2) 58-39 Saturday.
Austin Drake added 14 points and Kalvin Johanson tallied nine points and 13 rebounds for the Greyhounds, who pulled away late by scoring 24 points in the fourth quarter.
East Valley 55, Deer Park 40: Ronnie Jarvis went 4 of 10 from the 3-point line and finished with 16 points and the Knights (9-2, 2-1) scored 23 second-quarter points to build a 15-point halftime lead against the host Stags (4-7, 0-3). Zach Mohr led all scorers with 20 points for DP.
Clarkston 73, Medical Lake 43: Trey Sobotta scored 15 of his 20 points in the first half and Tommy Sperry added 12 points as the Bantams (9-1, 2-0) pulled away from the visiting Cardinals (7-4, 1-2) in the second half.
Lind-Ritzville/Sprague 65, Kettle Falls 32: Jake Eichner scored 11 points and Steven Steinberger added 10 as the host Broncos (7-3, 4-2) outscored the Bulldogs (1-10, 0-7) 33-14 in the first half. Luke Beardslee and Jordan Dugger each had 10 points for the Bulldogs.
Colfax 47, Liberty 37: Brandon Gfeller and J.J. Robinson tallied 28 points combined and the Bulldogs (4-5, 4-1) knocked off the Lancers (2-8, 1-5) in Spangle. Dylan Salsbury had 14 points for the Lancers.
Davenport 88, Springdale 75: Josh Likkel, Ryan Zeller and Joey Gunning combined for 54 points and the visiting Gorillas (5-4, 2-3) held off the Chargers (3-6, 1-5) in the fourth quarter in Springdale. Uconn Peone led the way for the Chargers with 29 points.
Reardan 50, St. George’s 37: Trevor Peone and Jake Hight led a balanced scoring attack for the visiting Indians (6-5, 5-2) with 10 points apiece – combining to hit 6 of 8 3-pointers for the game – to bury the Dragons (5-5, 4-2) early. Reardan held a 26-10 lead at halftime.
Almira/Coulee-Hartline 64, Odessa-Harrington 33: Derek Isaak finished with 24 points and Thunder Wellhausen chipped in 12 points as the Warriors (12-0, 2-0) pulled away from the host Titans (3-9, 0-2) with a 17-3 run in the third quarter.
Valley Christian 59, St. Michael’s 34: Tyler Tipke and Craver Small both finished in double figures with 15 and 12 points, respectively, and the Panthers (9-2, 2-0) took advantage of missed shots by the Warriors (1-7, 0-2) to pull away in the fourth quarter at St. Michael’s.
Wellpinit 74, Inchelium 27: Kennedy Seyler tallied a game-high 18 points and added nine rebounds and Drake Wynne scored 14 points as the Redskins (9-4, 5-1) thumped the visiting Hornets (2-6, 2-4). The Redskins held Inchelium to one point in the third quarter, outscoring the Hornets 35-8 in the second half.
Northport 72, Columbia 42: Michal Marko finished with 19 points and four steals and the Mustangs (6-5, 3-3) took a 41-17 lead at halftime, cruising to the win against the visiting Lions (1-11, 1-5). David Higgins added 15 points and nine rebounds for the Mustangs.
Curlew 66, Selkirk 59: Tanner Somday scored 21 points and added seven assists and the Cougars (6-4, 2-3) jumped out to a 12-point halftime lead and held on to beat the Rangers (4-7, 3-3) in Ione. Jamie Zerck added 18 points and 14 rebounds for the Cougars, while Hunter Enyeart tallied 29 points and 17 boards to lead the Rangers.
Colton 73, St. John-Endicott 67: Josh Straughan scored a game-high 25 points, hitting five 3-pointers, and Dustin Patchen chipped in 16 points as the Wildcats (6-5, 5-1) earned a road victory against the Eagles (3-7, 2-4). Mason Van Lith had 20 points for SJE, which scored 20 points in the fourth quarter, but could not finish the comeback.
Rosalia 55, Garfield-Palouse 30: Nathan Richards finished with 17 points, Casey Brown added 13 off the bench and the Spartans (11-1, 6-0) forced 30 turnovers by the host Vikings (5-5, 3-3) to earn the win. After trailing 12-11 after the first quarter, the Spartans outscored Garfield-Palouse 44-18.
Lake Roosevelt 54, Pateros 31: Jesse Adkins scored 17 points, Ty Egbert added 14 points and the Raiders (8-2, 3-0) topped the Billygoats (6-3, 4-1) with a 26-14 edge in the fourth quarter in Coulee Dam.
Lakeland 47, Colville 35: Hunter Arno went 7 of 9 from the free-throw line and scored a game-high 15 points to help the Hawks (2-9) pull away late against the Indians (5-6) in Rathdrum. Eric Cooper added 12 points for the Hawks.
Northwest Christian 72, Lakeside (WA) 33: Cole Ramey finished with 18 points and six assists, Kwinn Hanson added 16 points and eight rebounds and the Crusaders (8-1) outscored the Eagles (5-7) 34-12 after halftime to pull away for the win in Colbert. Ryan Gunderson led Lakeside with 12 points.
Timberlake 57, Wallace 54 (OT): John Hayden and Brian Cronnelly each tallied 14 points and the visiting Tigers (2-10) stormed back from a 12-point deficit to outscore the Miners (2-7) 37-22 in the fourth quarter and overtime.
Cusick 50, Republic 47: Tyler Edwards had 10 rebounds and a game-high 25 points and the Panthers (6-4) overcame a 12-point third-quarter deficit to beat the visiting Tigers (2-10). The Panthers outscored the Tigers 12-2 in the fourth, using a pair of free throws by Edwards in the final six seconds to secure the win.
Wilbur-Creston 56, Moses Lake Christian 55 (OT): Dakota Berg tallied 17 points and Josh Tonasket added 15 as the Wildcats (7-2) outlasted the visiting Lions (1-3). W-C’s Hayden Herdrick tied the game with a 3-pointer at the end of regulation.
Sandpoint 41, Moscow 33: Blaine Shultz and Cole Fuhrman combined for 28 points and the Bulldogs (5-5, 1-0) earned their first league win by beating the visiting Bears (3-8, 1-1). Roby Jung led the Bears with 10 points.