Stories tagged: girls basketball
UPDATED: Thu., May 24, 2018, 4:51 p.m.
Prep notebook: Central Valley recognized as No. 1 girls basketball by MaxPreps
The Central Valley girls basketball team has finished No. 1 nationally for the 2017-18 season in MaxPreps’ Xcellent 25 poll of its sportswriters. The Bears edged out once-beaten Riverdale (36-1) …
UPDATED: Wed., May 9, 2018, 9:42 p.m.
Jack Blair Memorial girls basketball all-star rosters set
Central Valley’s Hull twins, Post Falls’ Melody Kempton headline girls basketball showcase rosters
UPDATED: Tue., May 8, 2018, 7:56 p.m.
Central Valley girls basketball coach Freddie Rehkow resigns
Central Valley girls basketball coach Freddie Rehkow resigned from the position on Tuesday morning, citing the desire to concentrate on his family.
Thu., April 19, 2018, 5:59 p.m.
Press Box Podcast: Central Valley’s Freddie Rehkow fortunate to be a part of ‘one of the best teams ever’
On Thursday, Central Valley girls basketball coach Freddie Rehkow chatted with Larry Weir, host of The Spokesman-Review’s Press Box Podcast, to discuss the magical 2017-18 season, a year that produced …
UPDATED: Wed., April 18, 2018, 9:08 p.m.
More awards for local basketball stars as USA Today names all-state teams
It was an historic season across the region for high school basketball and the awards keep rolling in for those at the top of the class.
UPDATED: Mon., April 16, 2018, 6:05 p.m.
Central Valley’s Freddie Rehkow named national girls basketball coach of the year
Central Valley coach Freddie Rehkow was named the 2017-18 National High School Girls’ Basketball Coach of the Year by the National High School Coaches Association (NHSCA) on Monday.
UPDATED: Fri., April 13, 2018, 7:48 p.m.
Lakeside’s Sienna Swannack represents smaller schools at all-star game
Of the 10 players on the Washington girls all-star team, nine played in Class 4A and all will play at a Division I school next season – except one.
UPDATED: Sat., March 31, 2018, 6:06 p.m.
Central Valley girls finish historic run with win in GEICO Nationals championship game
Lexie Hull scored 13 of her 26 points in the fourth quarter and Central Valley beat Hamilton Heights 66-61 to win the GEICO Nationals championship.
UPDATED: Fri., March 30, 2018, 7:32 p.m.
Central Valley girls advance to title game at GEICO Nationals
Lexie Hull scored 30 points with 13 rebounds and Central Valley beat Westlake (Georgia) 70-57 in the semifinals of the GEICO High School Nationals.
Tue., March 27, 2018, 1:59 p.m.
Central Valley’s Lexie Hull, Gonzaga Prep’s Anton Watson honored by AP
Central Valley star Lexie Hull has been voted the Associated Press Washington state high school basketball all-classification girls player of the year for 2018.
UPDATED: Mon., March 19, 2018, 6:16 p.m.
Prep notebook: Central Valley’s Lexie Hull, Post Falls’ Melody Kempton named Gatorade state players of the year
Central Valley’s Lexie Hull and Post Falls’ Melody Kempton were named Gatorade girls players of the year for Washington and Idaho, respectively.
Tue., March 13, 2018, 9:12 p.m.
Central Valley girls basketball takes undefeated act to big stage in New York
The accolades keep piling up for the Central Valley girls basketball team, which will play in the GEICO High School Basketball Nationals on March 30.
Mon., March 12, 2018, 6:24 p.m.
Eastern Washington players selected to participate in all-state basketball games
The boys and girls senior all-state basketball games are scheduled for Saturday and several area players will be participating in the festivities.
Thu., March 8, 2018, 5:42 p.m.
Winter sports 2017-18 high school all-league teams
The Spokesman-Review winter sports 2017-18 high school all-league teams as voted on by league members.
UPDATED: Tue., March 6, 2018, 11:28 p.m.
Dave Nichols: High-quality prep basketball overshadowed by venue, format issues
I just attended my first “Hardwood Classic” at the Tacoma Dome, so I now feel qualified to offer some observations about the event, at least how I saw it for …
UPDATED: Sun., March 4, 2018, 12:07 a.m.
Girls 1B: Colton beats Pomeroy for ninth title in 10 years
After missing the state championship game last season for the first time in 10 years, the COlton Wildcats used its depth to beat the Pomeroy Pirates 44-37 to capture their …
Sat., March 3, 2018, 11:19 p.m.
WIAA championships: Garfield topples Rainier Beach in OT to win boys 3A title
Garfield outscored Rainier Beach 13-4 in overtime to win the 3A boys state championship on Saturday night, defeating the Vikings 72-63 at the Tacoma Dome. The game was tight throughout …
Sat., March 3, 2018, 10:58 p.m.
Girls 2B: Abbie Miller’s late scoring spree leads Colfax past Davenport for title
Abbie Miller knew her team needed a lift.
UPDATED: Sat., March 3, 2018, 11:05 p.m.
Girls 4A: Central Valley dominates in championship win over Woodinville
Lacie Hull scored 19 points with 10 rebounds and six steals and No. 1 seed Central Valley shut down fifth-seeded Woodinville 70-39 in the state 4A championship game.
UPDATED: Sat., March 3, 2018, 7:58 p.m.
Girls 2A, 1A: Genesis Wilkinson’s late jumper lifts East Valley to third-place finish
With 25 seconds left in the season and her team trailing by a point early Saturday afternoon, there was no doubt who was going to get the ball for East …
Sat., March 3, 2018
State 2B roudup:
Scores and summaries from Saturday’s State 2B games in the Spokane Arena
Sat., March 3, 2018
State 1B roundup: Colton girls, Sunnyside Christian boys walk away winners
Scores and summaries from Saturday’s State 1B games in the Spokane Arena
Fri., March 2, 2018, 11:51 p.m.
State 1B roundup: Maguire Isaak’s last-second shot lifts Almira/Coulee-Hartline into title game
Scores and summaries from Friday’s State 1B games in the Spokane Arena
UPDATED: Fri., March 2, 2018, 11:23 p.m.
Girls 1A: Medical Lake’s undefeated run ends in semifinal loss
Lynden Christian hit seven 3-pointers in the first half, a barrage that Medical Lake couldn’t endure, and the Cardinals dropped the state 1A girls semifinal contest Friday night in the …
UPDATED: Fri., March 2, 2018, 11:10 p.m.
Girls 2A: Archbishop Murphy makes late dash
Archbishop Murphy’s inside-outside tandem of Julia Lucas and Maddie Hill was too much for East Valley to handle on Friday and the Wildcats stunned the top-seeded Knights in the state …
UPDATED: Fri., March 2, 2018, 10:48 p.m.
Girls 1B: Colton returns to title game after missing out last season
The Colton Wildcats held off the Sunnyside Christian Knights 53-48 to return to the title game after missing it last year for the first time in nine years.
UPDATED: Fri., March 2, 2018, 9:35 p.m.
Girls 2B: Colfax, Davenport advance to championship game
Three of the teams playing in Friday night’s state semifinals, after all, are from that large, two-division eastern Washington league – Davenport and St. George’s from the NE 2B North, …
UPDATED: Fri., March 2, 2018, 6:23 p.m.
Girls 4A: Second-half shutdown helps Central Valley reach title game
Lacie Hull led the Bears with 13 points and No. 1 seed Central Valley outlasted previously undefeated fourth-seeded Moses Lake 51-33 in a state 4A semifinal.
UPDATED: Fri., March 2, 2018, 11:59 a.m.
Girls 4A: University eliminated by Kentlake in consolation bracket
Aniston Denckla and Aolani Talamaivao-Calderon scored 14 points apiece and Kentlake eliminated University 49-48.
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