Stories tagged: girls basketball
UPDATED: FRIDAY, FEB. 24, 2017, 10:32 P.M.
Girls 1B regional: Shania Graham scores 28, lifts Republic over ACH
Republic girls basketball coach Ted Torzewski says it is time for eight-time State 1B champion Colton to be dethroned.
WEDNESDAY, FEB. 22, 2017, 7:01 P.M.
Area basketball teams brace for state openers at regional sites
Defending State 4A girls basketball champion Central Valley and the Gonzaga Prep boys, state runners-up a year ago, have been among the top teams in the state all year.
WEDNESDAY, FEB. 22, 2017, 5:11 P.M.
Central Valley guard’s ‘basketball IQ’ is high
That Camryn Skaife grew up to be an athlete comes as a surprise to no one.
TUESDAY, FEB. 21, 2017, 11:13 P.M.
GSL girls: Aspyn Adams scores 33 points and Mt. Spokane advances to regionals
Aspyn Adams scored 33 points, including 14 in the fourth quarter, and visiting Mt. Spokane beat Rainier Beach 69-58 on Tuesday in a 3A District 2/5/8 glue crossover game in …
UPDATED: MONDAY, FEB. 20, 2017, 3:59 P.M.
WIAA announces matchups for state boys, girls basketball at regional sites
The merits of the new state basketball format and seeding system for Washington high schools have been grilled since the WIAA announced the changes in late September.
UPDATED: SATURDAY, FEB. 18, 2017, 11:40 P.M.
Area girls: Chiawana knocks out Gonzaga Prep in 4A subregional
Kenedy Cartwright scored 21 points and visiting Chiawana defeated Gonzaga Prep (15-9) 62-57 on Saturday in the 4A subregional second-place game.
SATURDAY, FEB. 18, 2017, 9:58 P.M.
Timberlake girls win back-to-back Idaho 3A State basketball titles
On a day when the Timberlake girls didn’t have their best stuff, the Tigers’ leader refused to see her team’s championship repeat dreams derailed.
SATURDAY, FEB. 18, 2017, 4:33 P.M.
Idaho girls: Bayley Brennan scores 15 points and Post Falls finishes third in 5A
Bayley Brennan scored 15 points and Post Falls (21-3) downed Madison (20-7) 50-37 on Saturday in the 5A third-place game at the Ford Idaho Center in Nampa.
FRIDAY, FEB. 17, 2017, 10:57 P.M.
Area girls: Meghan Devorak leads Colton past Pomeroy for District 9 1B title
Meghan Devorak scored 14 points and Colton (20-2) defeated visiting the Pomeroy (16-6) 61-49 on Friday to win the District 9 1B title at Colfax HS.
UPDATED: FRIDAY, FEB. 17, 2017, 10:55 P.M.
Idaho girls: 5A Post Falls stunned by late Eagle rally; Timberlake advances to 3A title game
Midway through the third quarter of the 5A state semifinals on Friday, Post Falls was in great shape. Standout junior Melody Kempton was dominating the paint, leading the Trojans to …
FRIDAY, FEB. 17, 2017, 8:22 P.M.
Central Valley girls knocks off Gonzaga Prep to claim 4A regional title
Right off, Central Valley coach Freddie Rehkow could tell that it probably wasn’t going to be one of those nights when his defending state champion Bears lit up the scoreboard …
THURSDAY, FEB. 16, 2017, 11:10 P.M.
Area girls: Kamiakin knocks off Mt. Spokane in 3A subregional title game
Oumou Toure scored a career-high 33 points and the Braves (21-1) beat the visiting Wildcats (17-5) 68-62 on Thursday in the District 8 3A subregional title game.
THURSDAY, FEB. 16, 2017, 10:15 P.M.
Idaho girls: Melody Kempton leads Post Falls to win 5A state opener
Post Falls ended Mountain View’s two-year reign on Thursday, riding star forward Melody Kempton’s big game to an opening-round 60-48 win over the Mavericks. The Trojans (20-2) will face top-ranked …
WEDNESDAY, FEB. 15, 2017, 10:56 P.M.
Area girls: Elle Burland scores 15 points and East Valley takes 2A title over West Valley
Elle Burland scored 15 points and East Valley (15-6),
WEDNESDAY, FEB. 15, 2017, 7:40 P.M.
Selfless best friends Allison Kirby, Keelie Lawler hope to lead Timberlake to repeat state title
Timberlake basketball standouts Allison Kirby and Keelie Lawler discovered at an early age that together they’re better than by themselves. Their unselfish approach has not only served them well but …
TUESDAY, FEB. 14, 2017, 10:44 P.M.
Area girls: Lewis and Clark survives in 4A subregional against Mead
Arianna Reeves scored 17 points and Lewis and Clark (14-9) used a big second quarter to put visiting Mead (15-9) in a hole they couldn’t climb out of, winning 66-37 …
UPDATED: TUESDAY, FEB. 14, 2017, 3:20 P.M.
Oakesdale boys, girls eliminate Garfield-Palouse
Kieron Anderson finished with a double-double – 18 points, 10 rebounds – and Cal Gregory chipped in with a game-high 19 points and four assists to propel Oakesdale (9-13) to …
UPDATED: SATURDAY, FEB. 11, 2017, 11:51 P.M.
Area girls: West Valley advances past Clarkston in 2A
Hailey Marlow and Grace Phan scored 12 points apiece and visiting West Valley (13-8) topped Clarkston (11-11) 53-47 on Saturday in District 7 2A play.
UPDATED: SATURDAY, FEB. 11, 2017, 11:25 P.M.
GSL girls: Lacie Hull’s triple-double leads Central Valley girls’ rout of Richland
It has now been 722 days since the Central Valley Bears lost a girls basketball game. The streak continued thanks to stout defense and a Lacie Hull triple double as …
FRIDAY, FEB. 10, 2017, 10:53 P.M.
Undefeated Central Valley girls cruise to 4A subregional win with defense as key factor
Central Valley girls basketball coach Freddie Rehkow understands the ebb and flow regarding offensive production from his players.
FRIDAY, FEB. 10, 2017, 10:51 P.M.
Area girls: Lakeside tops Chewelah to advance in 1A
Sienna Swannack scored 16 points, Hallie Jensen added 14 and Lakeside (14-7) defeated Chewelah (16-6) 51-31 on Friday in District 7 1A action.
UPDATED: THURSDAY, FEB. 9, 2017, 11:27 P.M.
Area girls: Hailey Higashi helps St. George’s advance past Reardan in 2B
Hailey Higashi scored 14 points top-seeded St. George’s (19-2) defeated Reardan (8-14) 59-26 on Thursday in a District 7 2B playoff game at West Valley HS.
UPDATED: THURSDAY, FEB. 9, 2017, 6:04 P.M.
Prep basketball: 4A and 3A subregional games postponed
All 4A and 3A subregional boys and girls basketball games were postponed Thursday because of icy conditions throughout the region.
WEDNESDAY, FEB. 8, 2017, 10:12 P.M.
Area girls: Sophie Hamilton helps West Valley eliminate Cheney from 2A
Sophie Hamilton scored 12 points and West Valley (13-8) eliminated visiting Cheney (10-10) 45-31 on Wednesday at the District 7 2A tournament.
UPDATED: WEDNESDAY, FEB. 8, 2017, 10:47 P.M.
Miahna Waters big reason for Mt. Spokane’s success this season
Greater Spokane League basketball has had its share of outstanding rebounders over the years.
UPDATED: WEDNESDAY, FEB. 8, 2017, 11:04 P.M.
Area girls: Lind-Ritzville/Sprague’s Tessa Jantz shines on Senior Night
As one of two No. 3 seeds in the District 7 2B girls basketball tournament, Lind-Ritzville/Sprague must pull off an upset or two to have a shot at one of …
WEDNESDAY, FEB. 8, 2017, NOON
Central Valley girls again undefeated in GSL
Central Valley girls again undefeated as they win their second straight GSL title.
UPDATED: WEDNESDAY, FEB. 8, 2017, 4:38 P.M.
All 4A subregional boys and girls basketball games postponed
All the 4A subregional boys and girls basketball games between Greater Spokane League and Mid-Columbia Conference teams for Wednesday have been postponed until Thursday.
TUESDAY, FEB. 7, 2017, 10:54 P.M.
Bayley Brennan leads Post Falls past Lewiston in girls basketball
Bayley Brennan picked a good time to pick up her basketball team Tuesday. Seemingly whenever Post Falls needed a big basket to quell a surge by Lewiston, Brennan made them. …
UPDATED: TUESDAY, FEB. 7, 2017, 10:40 P.M.
Area girls: Mead advances past University in 4A subregional matchup
Amanda Chan and Aaliyah Pauling scored 11 points apiece and Mead (14-7) defeated visiting University (11-10) 54-41 in Tuesday night’s 4A subregional play-in game.