Knight, Indians keep pace in NEA
Ashley Knight had 24 points and nine rebounds as Colville kept pace in the Northeast A League with a 57-55 win over Newport on Tuesday at Colville.
Newport’s Courtney Wiese had a chance to tie the game with 3 seconds to play, but missed one of her three free-throw attempts.
Wiese, Taylor Lewis and Miranda Frederick all had 14 points for the Grizzlies (10-5, 2-4).
Colville (10-5, 5-1) remains in second place in the league standings, one game back of undefeated Freeman.
Freeman 69, Chewelah 21: Alyssa Maine scored a game-high 16 points and the Scotties (16-0, 6-0) jumped ahead early and ran over the host Cougars (2-14, 0-6). Haley Barnes and Alisha Sorensen added 11 points apiece for Freeman. Chewelah was led by Ryann Richmond’s 11 points.
Lakeside 52, Riverside 33: Jenna Widman hit 7 of 10 free throws and finished with 15 points as the Eagles (9-7, 4-2) took control in the fourth and beat the host Rams (6-10, 1-5). Lakeside put the game away in the fourth quarter, outscoring Riverside 12-3. Courtney Davis had 18 points, 12 rebounds, six blocks and five steals for the Rams.
Lewiston 43, Post Falls 36: Klaree Hobart scored all nine of her points in the fourth quarter as the defending-champion Bengals (15-2, 4-1) pulled away and beat the visiting Trojans (9-7, 2-4). Tisha Phillips had 11 points for Lewiston. Post Falls was led by Dani Failor’s 17 points and 14 rebounds.
Great Northern League
Cheney 47, Deer Park 27: The Blackhawks (6-8, 3-3) completely dominated the fourth quarter and routed the host Stags (8-6, 4-2). Allie Brown scored 16 points and Mandy McDowell added 12 for Cheney, which outscored Deer Park 15-3 in the final quarter.
Timberlake’s game at St. Maries and Bonner’s Ferry’s game at Kellogg were both postponed due to weather conditions. Makeup dates have yet to be set.
Bi-County 2B League
Northwest Christian 60, Liberty 19: Maria Guske had 18 points and 11 steals as the Crusaders locked (12-2, 9-1) down defensively and routed the visiting Lancers (0-13, 0-10).
Reardan 74, Lind-Ritzville/Sprague 36: Kelsey Moos led three players in double figures with 14 points as the Indians (13-0, 9-0) took control early and breezed past the visiting Broncos (7-6, 4-6). Tori Wynecoop added 13 points for Reardan.
St. George’s 28, Springdale 16: Alex Wert scored 11 points as the Dragons (5-8, 4-5) held off the host Chargers (4-10, 4-6). The Dragons outscored the Chargers 15-3 in the first.
North Star League
Due to weather, Mullan’s game at Clark Fork and Wallace’s game at Kootenai were postponed. The Mullan/Clark Fork game was rescheduled for Feb. 1 at Mullan.
Cusick 47, Wellpinit 35: Andrea Heinen scored 18 points and Nalene Andrews pulled down 16 rebounds – seven coming on the offensive end – as the Panthers (9-5, 5-3) beat the visiting Redskins (5-10, 4-5). Kyra Antone led Wellpinit with 13 points.
Lake City 48, Sandpoint 27: Jasmyn Smith hit three 3-pointers and finished with 15 points as the Timberwolves (10-8) beat the visiting Bulldogs (7-10). Maggie Kirscher led Sandpoint with 16 points.
Colton 75, Kamiah 36: Haley Moser led five players in double figures with 15 points as the Wildcats (14-0) jumped ahead early and cruised to a win over the visiting Kubs.
St. John-Endicott 44, Odessa-Harrington 31: Rachel Gfeller had 12 points and eight rebounds to lead the Eagles (7-5) past the visiting Titans (6-9, 3-2). Gretchen Van Lith added six points and nine boards for St. John-Endicott.
Okanogan 64, Almira/Coulee-Hartline 51: The Bulldogs took control in the second quarter and beat the visiting Warriors (11-3). Madeline Isaak led Almira/Coulee-Hartline with 19 points.
Lake Roosevelt 58, Bridgeport 15: Danielle Laramie scored 13 points and Dominque Pleasants added 12, including three 3-pointers, as the Raiders won at Bridgeport.
• Genessee’s game at Garfield-Palouse was postponed due to weather conditions. A makeup date has yet to be set.
• Inchelium’s game at Wilbur-Creston was rescheduled for Jan. 30 due to weather conditions.
• Due to weather conditions, Potlatch’s game at Tekoa-Oakesdale was canceled and is unlikely to be rescheduled.