Stories tagged: boys basketball
UPDATED: Sat., March 3, 2018, 12:15 a.m.
State 2B roundup: Brock Ravet leads Kittitas/Thorp into title game
Scores and summaries from Friday’s State 2B games in the Spokane Arena
Thu., March 1, 2018, 11:40 p.m.
State 2B roundup: Saint George’s girls upset top-seeded Ilwaco to earn semifinal berth
Scores and summaries from Thursday’s State 2B quarterfinal games in the Spokane Arena
Thu., March 1, 2018, 11:30 p.m.
State 1B roundup: Top-seeded Sunnyside Christian boys, Colton girls advance to semifinals
Scores and summaries from Thursday’s State 1B quarterfinal games in the Spokane Arena
Thu., March 1, 2018, 11:09 p.m.
Boys 4A: Lewis and Clark reaches semifinal with win over Enumclaw
Griffin Effenberger scored 22 points, Naje Smith added 21 and No. 9 Lewis and Clark held off a late charge by No. 7 Enumclaw to win 69-59.
Thu., March 1, 2018, 10:26 p.m.
Boys 2B: Brandon Holling’s clutch hoop sends Liberty to semifinals
Brandon Holling hit a 6-foot baseline jumper with 4 seconds left to lift the sixth-seeded Liberty Lancers to a 51-50 win over the No. 5 Morton-White Pass Timberwolves in a …
UPDATED: Thu., March 1, 2018, 10:04 p.m.
Idaho boys state basketball: Post Falls rolls in 5A State opener
Senior forward Jake Pfennigs posted a 21-point, 10-rebound double-double and sophomore guard Colby Gennett spearheaded a dominant two-way effort as the Trojans rolled to a 56-38 win over Centennial.
UPDATED: Thu., March 1, 2018, 9:01 p.m.
Boys 4A: No. 1 Gonzaga Prep gets help from backup Noah Drynan to advance past No. 2 Skyview
Noah Drynan finished with a season-high 10 points, well above his season average of 2.1, and No. 1 seed Gonzaga Prep beat second-seeded Skyview 59-52.
UPDATED: Thu., March 1, 2018, 8:12 p.m.
State 1A: Freeman boys, Medical Lake girls reach semifinals
Freeman powered its way to a big third-period lead and survived a shaky final quarter to get past King’s on Thursday, advancing to the State 1A boys semifinals with a …
UPDATED: Thu., March 1, 2018, 5:12 p.m.
Boys 1B: Pomeroy hits a dozen 3-pointers en route to quarterfinal win over Odessa
The Pomeroy Pirates are hardly a longshot for the state boys 1B title. Not with shots like these.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 28, 2018, 11:57 p.m.
Boys 4A: Lewis and Clark hold on and advance to quarterfinals
Naje Smith scored 29 points with 15 rebounds and No. 9 seed Lewis and Clark eliminated No. 8 seed Sunnyside 66-64 in a state 4A elimination game.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 28, 2018, 8:48 p.m.
2A, 1A basketball: Lakeside girls power past Seattle Christian in opener
Lakeside (18-7) advances to play top-ranked, unbeaten Lynden Christian in the quarterfinals at 5:30 this afternoon.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 28, 2018, 8:18 p.m.
1B boys: Almira/Coulee-Hartline wears down Taholah
Almira/Coulee-Hartline’s regional loss last week to top-ranked Sunnyside Christian was left in the dust thanks to a 69-40 win over Taholah in the opening round of the State 1B tournament …
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 28, 2018, 7:43 p.m.
Boys 3A: No. 2 seed O’Dea eliminates Mt. Spokane
Russell Whealdon scored 19 points to help No. 2 seed O’Dea pull away from No. 15 seed Mt. Spokane 68-48.
Tue., Feb. 27, 2018, 8:18 p.m.
State basketball preview: Eastern Washington well represented at state tourneys
After regional play last weekend, the Spokane region sent 27 teams to the state tournaments, including 12 straight to the quarterfinals.
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 27, 2018, 9:11 p.m.
Idaho state boys preview: Post Falls leads six North Idaho teams to state
The Idaho boys state tournaments kick off on Thursday, with six North Idaho teams still competing to bring home a state title.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 28, 2018, 8:24 a.m.
State 2B preview: Davenport girls return with chance to defend state title
The building program Stacia Soliday started with the Davenport girls basketball program four years ago culminated with a State 2B championship last year.
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 27, 2018, 5:16 p.m.
State 1B preview: Top-seeded Colton girls take shot at ninth title in 10 years
It’s been a different year for the Colton girls basketball team. For the first time since 2007-2008, Colton isn’t the defending State 1B champ.
Sat., Feb. 24, 2018, 10:40 p.m.
Boys basketball: Mt. Spokane advances with 3A regional win over Marysville-Pilchuck
Tyson Degenhart scored 19 points and 15th-seeded Mt. Spokane (18-6) upset No. 10 seed Marysville-Pilchuck (19-5) 72-67 in a 3A regional on Saturday at North Creek High School.
Fri., Feb. 23, 2018, 10:59 p.m.
Boys basketball: Late run allows undefeated Freeman to clinch 1A regional
The two-time state runners-up and undefeated Freeman Scotties got a pretty good workout for a while on Friday night.
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 23, 2018, 11:06 p.m.
Gonzaga Prep boys cruise past Sunnyside in 4A regional clash
Greater Spokane League MVP Anton Watson scored 25 points and top-seeded Gonzaga Prep (24-0) routed Sunnyside (19-4) 80-44 in a 4A regional game at University HS on Friday.
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 23, 2018, 10:01 p.m.
Naje Smith leads Lewis and Clark boys past Bellarmine Prep, into 4A field in Tacoma
Naje Smith poured in a career-high 30 points to lead the No. 9-seeded Lewis and Clark Tigers to a convincing 59-34 win over the No. 16 Bellarmine Prep Lions in …
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 21, 2018, 10:53 p.m.
Idaho boys: Genesis Prep advances to 1ADII championship game
Jonny Hillman and Kon Ajang scored 15 points apiece and Genesis Prep (18-4) eliminated Clark Fork (3-13) 83-32 in an Idaho District 1 1A Division II semifinal game at Lakeland …
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 21, 2018, 10:27 p.m.
Basketball regionals preview: Eastern Washington sends its best across the state
The regional round of the state basketball tournament starts on Friday at venues across the state, including local gyms at University, West Valley, Pullman and Medical Lake. Sixteen boys teams …
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 20, 2018, 10:38 p.m.
Post Falls turns up defensive pressure in district title win over Coeur d’Alene
Post Falls turned up the defensive pressure and limited Coeur d’Alene to single digits in each of the final three quarters to secure a 56-31 win and berth to state.
UPDATED: Sun., Feb. 18, 2018, 10:40 p.m.
Top-seeded Gonzaga Prep boys, Central Valley girls stay local for regionals
Top 4A seeds Gonzaga Prep boys and Central Valley girls were awarded local games for their regional round of state matchups this weekend.
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 17, 2018, 10:09 p.m.
Boys basketball: West Valley qualifies for regionals with crossover win
Roundup of Saturday’s boys prep basketball playoff action from across the region.
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 16, 2018, 11:27 p.m.
District 8 4A boys: Top-rated Gonzaga Prep holds off Richland in battle of unbeaten teams
In a game similar to battles the teams have had the past two seasons, Gonzaga Prep held off the Richland Bombers 56-53 in the District 8 4A championship game Friday …
Fri., Feb. 16, 2018, 10:43 p.m.
Boys basketball: Maguire Isaak leads Almira/Coulee-Hartline to district title
Roundup of Friday’s boys prep basketball playoff action from across the region.
Fri., Feb. 16, 2018, 7 p.m.
District 8 3A boys: JT Smith powers Mt. Spokane to regionals
JT Smith scored 30 points with six 3-pointers and Mt. Spokane (17-6) eliminated Kennewick (11-13) 78-65 in the District 8 3A second-place game.
Fri., Feb. 16, 2018, 3:12 p.m.
District 8 4A boys: Lewis and Clark hangs on to reach regionals
Naje Smith scored 18 points, Jonny Love added 14 and Lewis and Clark (16-8) eliminated Walla Walla (15-9) 57-51 in the District 8 4A third-place game.