Stories tagged: boys basketball
Fri., Feb. 3, 2017, 11:45 a.m.
Area basketball preview: Big games abound with league titles still on the line
With the final weekend of league play upon us and the start of Districts next week, here’s a look at some of the biggest prep basketball games this weekend and …
Thu., Feb. 2, 2017
GSL boys: Reece Van Lierop lifts Ferris late in overtime over Lewis and Clark
Reece van Lierop hit a 3-pointer and added a pair of free throws late in overtime to lift visiting Ferris (15-4, 13-4) past Lewis and Clark (11-8, 10-7) 48-47 on …
Thu., Feb. 2, 2017
Area boys: Jacob Wells fills it up and Pullman edges West Valley
Jacob Wells went 5 of 7 from beyond the arc and scored 24 points with 10 rebounds and four assists and Pullman (14-5, 7-4), ranked fifth in state 2A entering …
Wed., Feb. 1, 2017, 10:50 p.m.
Area boys: Tanner Groves scores 27 points as Shadle Park tops North Central in rivalry game
Tanner Groves scored 27 points and Shadle Park (16-3, 14-3) topped visiting North Central (3-16, 3-14) 66-53 in the Greater Spokane League schools’ annual rivalry game at the Spokane Arena …
Wed., Feb. 1, 2017, 6:58 p.m.
Northwest Christian sharpshooter Ryan Ricks stands out on basketball court and in classroom
Ryan Ricks was in kindergarten when he and a friend decided to have a shooting contest.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 1, 2017, 5:54 p.m.
Gonzaga Prep boys, Central Valley girls brace for postseason with GSL titles secured
As his players cut downs the nets celebrating a second straight Greater Spokane League boys basketball championship Tuesday, Gonzaga Prep coach Matty McIntyre put the moment in perspective.
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 31, 2017, 11:44 p.m.
GSL boys: Gonzaga Prep beats Ferris to capture 2nd straight league championship
Defending their Greater Spokane League boys basketball championship was more important to the Gonzaga Bullpups than avenging their lone loss.
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 31, 2017, 11:54 p.m.
Area boys: Jared Anderson scores 25 points and sixth-ranked Pullman tops Cheney
Jared Anderson scored 25 points and and Pullman (13-5, 6-4) beat visiting Cheney (8-11, 1-10) 60-40 on Tuesday in Great Northern League play.
Mon., Jan. 30, 2017, 2:11 p.m.
GSL rivalry basketball games feature special cause
The three traditional rivalry baketball games in the Greater Spokane League this week have an added component – ‘Three-pointers for a Cause’.
Mon., Jan. 30, 2017, 10 a.m.
Weekend prep basketball recap: League races finish up with intriguing matchups
It’s the last week of the regular season across all the leagues in Washington and most of Idaho, though Inland Empire 5A girls districts start on Friday. There are some …
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 28, 2017, 11:02 p.m.
Area boys: Jacob Wells scores 17 points to help Pullman top West Valley
Jacob Wells scored 17 points to help Pullman (12-5, 5-4) defeat West Valley (9-9, 4-6) 61-46 on Saturday in Great Northern League play.
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 28, 2017, 12:14 a.m.
Area boys: Ryan Maine scores 26 points and Freeman clinches Northeast A title
Ryan Maine scored 26 points, including a half-court shot at the buzzer in to force overtime, and Freeman (17-1, 12-0) edged Medical Lake (12-6, 8-4) 67-65 in overtime on Friday.
Fri., Jan. 27, 2017, 11:18 p.m.
GSL boys: Gonzaga Prep moves closer to GSL championship
The Gonzaga Prep boys basketball team moved within a win of clinching a Greater Spokane League championship Friday.
Fri., Jan. 27, 2017, 4:26 p.m.
Area basketball preview: Gonzaga Prep boys, Central Valley girls looking to clinch
As the end of the regular season quickly approaches, here’s a look at some of the biggest prep basketball games this weekend and how the league races stack up.
Wed., Jan. 25, 2017, 10:15 p.m.
Travis Hansen scores 22 points and top-ranked Clarkston tops Pullman
Travis Hansen scored 22 points and visiting Clarkston (15-2, 10-0) edged Pullman (11-5, 4-4) 66-60 in Great Northern League action on Wednesday.
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 24, 2017, 11:10 p.m.
Area boys: Ryan Crosswhite helps top-ranked Freeman stay undefeated in league
Ryan Crosswhite scored 14 points and Freeman (16-1, 11-0), ranked first in state 1A in the latest RPI ratings, routed visiting Riverside (2-16, 0-11) 73-32 on Tuesday.
Tue., Jan. 24, 2017, 9:27 p.m.
GSL boys: Gonzaga Prep tops Central Valley to retain two-game lead
Sam Lockett and Anton Watson scored 14 points apiece to help visiting Gonzaga Prep (15-1, 13-1),
Mon., Jan. 23, 2017, 9:30 a.m.
Weekend prep basketball recap: Gonzaga Prep boys, Central Valley girls retain league leads
The Gonzaga Prep boys moved two games ahead of the pack in the Greater Spokane League, the Clarkston and Freeman boys stayed undefeated in their leagues, and the Northeast 2B …
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 21, 2017, 11:24 p.m.
Area boys: Derrick Hoene scores 15 to help Clarkston rout Cheney
Derrick Hoene scored 15 points and Clarkston (13-2, 8-0), ranked third in state 2A
Sat., Jan. 21, 2017, 6:34 p.m.
Federal Way breaks Ferris’ 4A boys basketball winning streak
The Federal Way High School boys basketball team has now won more consecutive games than any large school in state history.
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 20, 2017, 11:43 p.m.
Area boys: Jake Albright helps Clarkston stay perfect in GNL play
Jake Albright scored 10 points and visiting Clarkston (12-2, 7-0) stayed perfect in the Great Northern League with a 50-32 win over West Valley (8-7, 3-4) on Friday.
Fri., Jan. 20, 2017, 10:27 p.m.
Jake Pfennigs leads Post Falls boys in romp over Lake City
The avalanche that hit the visiting Lake City boys basketball team was a combination of Jake Pfennigs and nine of his best friends.
Fri., Jan. 20, 2017, 9:02 p.m.
GSL boys: Anton Watson paces Gonzaga Prep over University
Anton Watson led four in double figures with 18 points and Gonzaga Prep (14-1, 12-1) defeated visiting University (7-8, 7-6) 70-51 on Friday in Greater Spokane League play.
Fri., Jan. 20, 2017, 6:45 a.m.
Area basketball preview: Gonzaga Prep boys host University as GSL race tightens
With league races heating up, here’s a look at some of the biggest prep basketball games in the area this weekend.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 19, 2017, 10:37 p.m.
Area boys: Mac Isaak leads seventh-ranked Almira/Coulee-Hartline over Odessa-Harrington
Mac Isaak led his team in scoring with 19 points to help give visiting Almira/Coulee-Hartline (14-2, 11-0) the edge over Odessa-Harrington (7-6, 7-5) 55-53 on Thursday night and keep the …
Thu., Jan. 19, 2017, 2 a.m.
CdA standout Joey Naccarato has made himself a Division I basketball player
It was the day after Thanksgiving and Coeur d’Alene standout Joey Naccarato was looking for an extra workout opportunity.
Tue., Jan. 17, 2017, 10:49 p.m.
GSL boys: Anton Watson leads Gonzaga Prep over North Central
Anton Watson poured in 21 points and visiting Gonzaga Prep (13-1, 11-1) defeated North Central (2-12, 2-10) 66-35 on Tuesday for its sixth straight win.
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 17, 2017, 10:47 p.m.
Area boys: Michael Coumont goes for 23 points in Freeman win over Newport
Michael Coumont scored 23 points and Freeman (13-1, 8-0) withstood a fourth-quarter comeback to knock off visiting Newport (8-5, 5-2) 72-63 on Tuesday to stay atop the Northeast A League.
Mon., Jan. 16, 2017, 10:01 a.m.
Weekend prep basketball recap: League races start to develop
It was a typically wild mid-January weekend for area basketball league races.
Sat., Jan. 14, 2017, 11:31 p.m.
Area boys: Asher Cox helps Northwest Christian stay undefeated in league
Asher Cox scored 22 points to help the visiting Crusaders (11-1, 9-0) defeat the Indians (2-10, 1-8) 67-33 and stay atop the North Division 67-33 on Saturday.