Coeur d’Alene loses tourney opener in Oregon
Tennessee-bound Jordan Reynolds scored 24 points and Stanford-bound Kailee Johnson added 21 as Central Catholic of Portland downed Coeur d’Alene 68-52 on the first day of the Northwest Invite in Beaverton, Ore., Thursday.
CdA’s Vikings got into foul trouble early but still came within seven points with 3 minutes to go.
Caelyn Orlandi, who had three 3-pointers, scored 14 points, Kendelyn Brainard 12 and Brittany Packett 10 for the Vikings.
• In other games: Chanel Knight grabbed 15 rebounds and scored 11 points, and teammate Treasure Farmer led all scorers with 13 as Northwest Christian took a 50-31 victory over visiting Priest River in a nonleague game. … Lakeland edged host Timberlake 44-38 in a nonleaguer as the Hawks outscored the Tigers by six points in the final quarter to provide the final margin. Jordan Ward had nine points for the Hawks while the Tigers were led by 12 from Jessica Norlander, who added nine rebounds. … Post Falls rambled past host Lake City 52-21 in an IEL 5A matchup. … Three players had double-figure rebounds in Coeur d’Alene Charter’s 38-19 nonleague victory over visiting Kootenai.
Dalton Sommer scored 13 of his 20 points in the first quarter when host Priest River took a 10-point lead and went on to down Clark Fork 62-28 in a nonleaguer. Sommer added eight rebounds while teammate RC Akre added 15 points and seven boards.
• In other nonleague games: Justin Rivas scored 24 points and host Okanogan took an 85-28 win over Lake Roosevelt. … Troy took a 17-point lead in the first quarter and beat host Lakeside 66-35 at Plummer.