Mead wins opener on road
Delaney Junkermier had 17 points, five rebounds and three steals as the Mead Panthers (1-0) dominated early and eased past the Lake City Timberwolves 59-43 in Coeur d’Alene. Mead outscored Lake City (4-2) 22-8 in the first quarter and led by 28 at halftime. Hailey Jackson hit four 3-pointers and finished with a team-high 14 points for Lake City.
Coeur d’Alene 54, Cleveland 53: Cleveland’s potential game-winning shot was off the mark and Coeur d’Alene (5-1) won in overtime in a consolation bracket finale at the Northwest Invite in Beaverton, Ore.
Kendalyn Brainard made a shot with 15 seconds left that turned into the eventual game-winner. She also came down with the rebound on Cleveland’s last-second miss.
Sandpoint 55, Colville 52: Karlee Williams made all five of her shot attempts and finished with 13 points as the Bulldogs (3-3) edged the visiting Indians (0-2). Hailey Olin added 10 points and five assists for Sandpoint, which held off Colville’s fourth-quarter rally.
Post Falls 68, Kamiakin 62: Hallie Gennett had 20 points and 10 rebounds and Dani Failor added 13 points and eight boards as the Trojans (5-0) defeated the host Braves.
Chewelah 46, St. George’s 42: The Cougars (1-0) closed out the game on a 10-1 run and beat the visiting Dragons (0-2). Chewelah’s Ryann Richmond hit a 3-pointer and a pair of free throws during that run and Syndi Catzer scored all 12 of her points in the second half. Alex Wert scored 12 points and Andra Moye added 10 – all coming in the second half – for St. George’s.
Reardan 57, Columbia 13: The Indians (2-0) overwhelmed the Lions (0-1) from the get-go and cruised to an easy win in Hunters. Kelsey Moos made four 3-pointers and finished with 17 points for Reardan.
Selkirk 43, Valley Christian 22: Katie Couch scored 22 points and the Rangers (1-0) cruised past the visiting Panthers (0-2). Lindy Riggan had 14 points for Valley Christian.
Lakeside (WA) 53, Priest River 33: Ashley Cook-Cox scored 19 points and Jocelyn Cook-Cox added 14 as the Eagles (1-0) beat the host Spartans (2-3). Jenna Widman added eight points and six rebounds and Shaye Swannack added four points, five steals and four assists for Lakeside. Steffie Pavey tallied a team-high 10 points for the Spartans, who lost the rebounding battle 41-28.
Ellensburg 54, Cheney 51: The Bulldogs took control in the second quarter and held on to beat the visiting Blackhawks (2-0). Chae Brown had 19 points, five steals and five assists for Cheney. Coreen Labish added 14 points, 11 rebounds and five blocks.
Bonners Ferry 45, Lakeland 39: Jasmine Hill scored 16 points and grabbed nine rebounds to lead the Badgers (2-0) past the visiting Hawks (1-6).
Okanogan 63, Medical Lake 16: The Bulldogs took control from the outset and raced to an easy win over the host Cardinals (1-1). Kara Staggs scored 22 points to lead Okanogan.
Colfax 50, La Salle 40: Amara Huber scored 13 points and Taylor Larson added nine points and six boards as the Bulldogs clipped the Lightning at the Hall of Fame Tip-Off Classic in Yakima. Colfax outscored La Salle by 10 points in the fourth quarter.
Freeman 55, Granger 51 (OT): Sierra McGarity scored 14 points and Molly McIntyre and Alisha Sorensen added 12 apiece as the Scotties (2-0) slid by Granger in overtime at the Hall of Fame Tip-Off Classic in Yakima.
Wilbur-Creston 46, Liberty 40: Kaelee Reed scored 16 points and Jessica Boyer added 13 – nine coming in the fourth quarter – as the Wildcats (2-0) beat the host Lancers (0-2). Maggie Nelson tallied a game-high 20 points for Liberty,
Northport 39, St. Michael’s 37 (OT): Marissa Gilmore had 21 rebounds and 21 points as the Mustangs (2-0) edged the visiting Warriors (0-2) in overtime. Higgins added 16 boards for Northport.
Rosalia 43, Wellpinit 29: McKenzie Reddish scored 11 of her game-high 23 points in the first quarter and the Spartans (2-0) topped the host Redskins (0-2). Rosalia outscored Wellpinit 14-5 in the first and led by17 points at the half. Dani Flett and Andrea Colvin combined for 15 points for Wellpinit.
Oroville 50, Curlew 28: Lily Hildebranet scored 20 points as the Hornets jumped ahead early and beat the visiting Cougars (1-1). Lindsey Gibson and Haleigh Gibson combined for 17 points to lead Curlew.