Stories tagged: girls basketball
SATURDAY, JAN. 21, 2017, 10:22 P.M.
Area girls: Faith Adams scores 19 points and East Valley drops Pullman
Faith Adams scored 19 points and visiting East Valley (10-6, 7-1), ranked 10th in state 2A
FRIDAY, JAN. 20, 2017, 11:44 P.M.
GSL girls: Lacie Hull drains four 3s and Central Valley dumps North Central
Lacie Hull scored 20 points, with four 3-pointers, and visiting Central Valley (15-0, 13-0) defeated North Central (4-11, 3-10) 61-12 on Friday to extend its winning streak to 43 games …
FRIDAY, JAN. 20, 2017, 10:40 P.M.
Defense propels Post Falls girls past Lake City
Marc Allert’s Post Falls girls basketball team defends 94 feet of the court.
UPDATED: FRIDAY, JAN. 20, 2017, 10:10 P.M.
Area girls: Balanced Cheney cruises past Pullman
Maggie Smith and Haley Pemberton scored 15 points apiece and the Blackhawks (9-6, 4-3) defeated the visiting Greyhounds (3-11, 0-6) 71-43 on Friday.
FRIDAY, 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.
THURSDAY, JAN. 19, 2017, 10:17 P.M.
Area girls: Kaitlin O’Neil scores 23 points to pace Almira/Coulee-Hartline
Kaitlin O’Neil scored 23 points to help visiting Almira/Coulee-Hartline (13-3, 9-1) defeat Odessa-Harrington (2-11, 2-7) 73-25 on Thursday.
TUESDAY, JAN. 17, 2017, 10:57 P.M.
GSL girls: Lexie Hull helps Central Valley win 42nd straight
Lexie Hull scored 15 points with eight rebounds and Central Valley (14-0, 12-0) got a big win Tuesday night as the Bears toppled visiting Mead (9-5, 7-5) 58-22 in Greater …
UPDATED: TUESDAY, JAN. 17, 2017, 11:13 P.M.
Area girls: Brie Holocek paces East Valley in win over Cheney
Brie Holecek dropped 19 points to help East Valley (9-6, 6-1) top visiting Cheney (8-6, 3-3) 49-39 on Tuesday.
MONDAY, 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.
SATURDAY, JAN. 14, 2017, 10:44 P.M.
Area girls: Carmen Gfeller helps Colfax upend Davenport
Carmen Gfeller scored 19 points as the Bulldogs (9-4, 8-1) defeated the Gorillas (11-2, 7-2) 68-46 on Saturday to move a half-game behind idle Liberty (13-0, 9-0) in the Northeast …
FRIDAY, JAN. 13, 2017, 11:31 P.M.
Area girls: Jacey Johnson helps Oakesdale end Colton’s streaks
Eight-time defending State 1B girls basketball champion Colton saw the end to two significant streaks on Friday.
UPDATED: SATURDAY, JAN. 14, 2017
Lake City boys, girls sweep Coeur d’Alene in Fight for Fish
Back in his early days as a head coach, Jim Winger was known to have a fiery halftime speech or two.
FRIDAY, JAN. 13, 2017, 7:43 P.M.
GSL girls: Hailey Christopher helps Central Valley stay perfect with win over Lewis and Clark
Hailey Christopher scored 26 points with five rebounds and visiting Central Valley (13-0, 11-0) stayed perfect on the season and downed Lewis and Clark (6-7, 6-5) 70-26 on Friday.
THURSDAY, JAN. 12, 2017, 10:10 P.M.
Area girls: Jayda Noble scores 19 points and Medical Lake edges Cheney
Jayda Noble scored 19 points to help Medical Lake (10-2, 7-0) edge visiting Cheney (8-5, 3-3) in a nonleague matchup 56-55 on Thursday night.
TUESDAY, JAN. 10, 2017, 11:37 P.M.
Area girls: Riley Denton hits half-court heave to lift Clarkston over East Valley
Riley Denton hit a game-winning half-court shot at the buzzer and visiting Clarkston (6-5, 3-2) edged Great Northern League leader East Valley (7-6, 4-1) 44-41 on Tuesday.
TUESDAY, JAN. 10, 2017, 11:05 P.M.
GSL girls: Lexie Hull scores 18 points and Central Valley cruises over Ferris
Lexie Hull scored 18 points, grabbed nine boards and seven steals to lead Central Valley (12-0, 10-0) over Ferris (1-11, 1-9) 73-24 on Tuesday in Greater Spokane League action.
TUESDAY, JAN. 10, 2017, 3:05 P.M.
Lewis and Clark girls basketball coach quits midseason
Chad Kimberley, who was hired early last fall to replace George Pfeifer – who resigned just before school started – as the Lewis and Clark girls basketball coach, quit abruptly …
SATURDAY, JAN. 7, 2017, 10:24 P.M.
Area girls: Shania Graham goes for 38 points to lead Republic over Almira/Coulee-Hartline
Shania Graham followed
FRIDAY, JAN. 6, 2017, 10:13 P.M.
GSL girls: Mt. Spokane finishes first half of season in second place
As Greater Spokane League basketball teams concluded first-half play Friday, the Mt. Spokane girls find themselves in a comfortable position.
FRIDAY, JAN. 6, 2017, 12:51 P.M.
Colton girls, Freeman boys ranked No. 1 in WIAA’s first RPI rankings
To Greg Whitmore, the unveiling of the WIAA’s first RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) boys and girls basketball rankings Friday was like opening a late Christmas present.
FRIDAY, JAN. 6, 2017
Area girls: Holly Flynn’s double-double helps Cheney top Clarkston
Holly Flynn recorded a double-double with 15 points and 10 rebounds to help Cheney (7-3, 3-1) defeat Clarkston (5-4, 2-1) 51-43 in Great Northern League action on Thursday.
THURSDAY, JAN. 5, 2017, 11:25 P.M.
Area girls: Kelly Ruebke leads CdA Charter over Lakeside (ID)
Kelly Ruebke scored 24 points to help CdA Charter (9-3) defeat visiting Lakeside (8-1) 58-44 in a nonleague game on Thursday.
THURSDAY, JAN. 5, 2017, 9:34 P.M.
Post Falls girls’ pace and unselfishness too much for undermanned Lake City
Don’t judge a final score by its margin.
WEDNESDAY, JAN. 4, 2017, 10:54 P.M.
Area girls: Keelie Lawler helps Timberlake avenge earlier loss to Lapwai
Keelie Lawler scored 17 points to help host Timberlake (11-2) avenge an earlier loss to Lapwai (10-1), 59-40, in a battle of top-ranked teams in a nonleague game on Wednesday.
WEDNESDAY, JAN. 4, 2017, 4:54 P.M.
Greg Lee: Second half of GSL basketball should be highly entertaining
Sean Mallon has made his presence known in a big way at his alma mater.
WEDNESDAY, JAN. 4, 2017, 4:29 P.M.
WIAA prepares to release first venture into RPI rankings for basketball
It’s expected by Friday that the WIAA will release its first RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) rankings for boys and girls basketball under changes implemented for the 2016-17 season.
TUESDAY, JAN. 3, 2017, 10:58 P.M.
Lake City drops rival Coeur d’Alene in league opener
Lake City didn’t have a scorer in double figures, but it was still enough for the visiting Timberwolves to kick-start Inland Empire League 5A play with a 41-28 victory over …
TUESDAY, JAN. 3, 2017, 9:55 P.M.
GSL girls: CV runs winning streak to 38, handles G-Prep
The Central Valley girls basketball team notched another decisive victory Tuesday.
TUESDAY, JAN. 3, 2017, 9:39 P.M.
GNL girls basketball: Clarkston, Cheney win
Clarkston and Cheney pick up victories in GNL basketball Tuesday night.
THURSDAY, DEC. 29, 2016, 11:09 P.M.
Area girls: Lexie Hull scores 22 points and Central Valley rolls second-ranked Kentlake
Lexie Hull scored nine of her 22 points in a 17-4 second quarter and Central Valley (8-0) beat visiting Kentlake (10-1) 53-29 in a nonleague battle of the top two …