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Boys basketball: Jake Wells scores 22 points, Pullman stays undefeated in league with win over Clarkston

UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 16, 2018, 9:19 p.m.

 (Tyler Tjomsland / The Spokesman-Review)
(Tyler Tjomsland / The Spokesman-Review)

Jake Wells had 22 points and Pullman (5-0 GNL) beat visiting Clarkston (2-4) 59-51 on Friday in a Great Northern League game.

Tru Allen had 20 points for Clarkston.

Pullman sits at 13th in 2A state RPI rankings.

West Valley 66, East Valley 39: Cletis Hydrick scored 20 points and the visiting Eagles (5-1 GNL) coasted past the Knights (0-6). Tyrell Brown led the Knights with 17. West Valley is rated sixth in state.

Northeast 1A

Freeman 94, Chewelah 53: Michael Coumont scored 38 points with six rebounds, five steals and three blocks and the Scotties (7-0 NEA) defeed the visiting Cougars (4-3). Rhys McVay scored 13 points with 12 assists for Freeman, while Dawson Youngblood led Chewelah with 19 points. Freeman currently is third in state 1A rankings.

Newport 49, Lakeside (WA) 35: Owen Leslie scored 17 points and the Grizzlies (6-1 NEA) defeed the visiting Eagles (4-3). Gabe Sossaman led Lakeside with 11. Eighth-ranked Newport defeated 13th-rated Lakeside.

Deer Park 62, Riverside 54: Isaac Berglund poured in 25 points and the visiting Stags (3-4 NEA) defeated the Rams (0-7). Jaxon Betker and Kory Cross scored 13 points apiece to lead Riverside.

Northeast 2B

Liberty 60, Springdale 51: Justin Jeske tallied 19 points with 21 rebounds and the Lancers (7-2 NE2B) knocked off the visiting Chargers (2-6). Isaak Ottmar added 13 points for Liberty which outrebounded Springdale 63-34. Austin Howder led the Chargers with 16 points. In the state 2B rankings, Liberty is eighth in state.

Northwest Christian 63, Colfax 60: Jacob Gray scored 24 points and the visiting Crusaders (6-2 NE2B) beat the Bulldogs (7-2). Carson Cloaninger led Colfax with 22 points.

Tekoa-Rosalia 62, Kettle Falls 51: Craig Mueller notched 20 points with 16 rebounds and the Timberwolves (1-7 NE2B) raced past the visiting Bulldogs (2-6). Matt Thompson led Kettle Falls with 16 points.

St. George’s 56, Asotin 45.

Northeast 1B

Odessa 58, Selkirk 41: Ryan Moffet scored 18 points and the visiting Tigers (8-0 NE1B) downed the Rangers (5-4). Justin Krabbenhoft led the Rangers with 10. Odessa is No. 4 in state 1B RPI.

Wellpinit 73, Northport 9: Butch Flett and AJ Bighead scored 16 points apiece and the Redskins (6-3 NE1B) defeated the visiting Mustangs (3-7). Flett added 10 rebounds with seven steals and Big head added nine rebounds with six steals. Wellpinit is is just trailing Odessa, taking the seventh spot.

Almira/Coulee-Hartline 70, Republic 7: Chase Gerard tallied 17 points and the Warriors (7-1 NE1B) topped the visiting Tigers (3-6) for their seventh straight win. Joe Koepke led Republic with five points.

Valley Christian 65, Curlew 23: David Karapetr scored 25 points and the visiting Panthers (4-5 NE1B) beat the Cougars (1-10). Justin Hanks led Curlew with eight points.

Southeast 1B

Pomeroy 42, Prescott 41: Hogan Heytvelt scored 11 points and the visting Pirates (6-0 SE1B) held off the Tigers (3-3). Jose Gonzales led all scorers with 14 points for Prescott. Pomeroy sits at No. 2 in state ratings.

Columbia 79, Inchelium 52: Riley McLain scored 24 points and the visiting Lions (5-3 SE1B) beat the Hornets (0-9). Robert McKinney led Inchelium with 19 points.

Garfield-Palouse 53, Touchet 23: Ely Hawkins scored 18 points and the Vikings (6-1 SE1B) beat the visiting Indians (3-4). Jon Orozco led Touchet with seven points.

St. John-Endicott/LaCrosse 56, Waitsburg 26: Dustin Fox scored 20 points and the Eagles (1-4 SE1B) beat the visiting Cardinals (0-6). Cade Branson led Waitsburg with 13 points.

Oakesdale 72, Colton 52: Kieron Anderson scored 21 points and the Nighthawks (5-2 SE1B) defeated the visiting Wildcats (1-5). Jacob Himes added 14 points, eight rebounds, seven assists for Oakesdale.


Cheney 69, Medical Lake 47: Jake Berman scored 24 points and the Blackhawks defeated the visiting Cardinals. Garren Garza led Medical Lake with 11 points.


Post Falls 64, Lewiston 49: Jake Pfennigs notched 17 points and the visiting Trojans (2-0 IEL5A) beat the Bengals (0-2) in a 5A Inland Empire League game. Donaven Santana totaled 16 points to lead Lewiston.

Coeur d’Alene 48, Lake City 47: Sam Matheson hit the game-winning free throw with 0.3 seconds remaining and the Vikings (1-1 IEL5A) defeated the Timberwolves (1-1). James Carlson scored 18 points and grabbed six boards for Lake City.

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