High School Sports
Boys basketball roundup: Haskins, LW stop Mount Si comeback
SNOQUALMIE — Andrew Haskins scored 18 points in the second half to help visiting Lake Washington turn back a challenge from Mount Si for a 68-64 nonleague boys basketball victory last night.
Drew Holzknecht scored seven points late in the fourth quarter for Lake Washington after Mount Si had rallied to cut the Kangs' lead to two points.
Haskins, a 6-foot-3 junior, finished with 28 points and 13 rebounds, and sophomore Ryan Staudacher scored 13 points for Lake Washington (3-0), of the KingCo 4A Conference.
Logan Ratcliffe scored 26 points and went 11 for 12 at the free-throw line for Mount Si, a KingCo 3A school. Jeremy Johnston, returning from an injury, added 19 points in only 15 minutes, and teammate Hank Kennedy had a double-double with 11 points and 11 rebounds for the Wildcats (0-3).
At Mountlake Terrace 60, Meadowdale 45 — The Hawks recovered from a 17-9 first-quarter deficit and ran away from the Mavericks in the WesCo South opener for both teams. Senior post Ryan Strieby had 16 points and nine rebounds for Terrace (1-0 league and overall). Sean Gearin added 14 points and Luke Hammond 11 for the Hawks. No one scored in double figures for Meadowdale (0-1, 1-1).
At Lynnwood 63, Shorecrest 46 — Drew Matzen scored 19 points, including eight in the fourth quarter when the Royals pulled away in a WesCo South opener. Lynnwood (1-0, 1-2) led only 44-37 after three quarters. The Royals went 9 for 9 at the free-throw line in the final quarter. Ian Bonallo and Charlie Fischl each added 14 points, and Fischl also had 10 rebounds and five steals for Lynnwood. Tyson Cook scored 23 points for the Scots (0-1, 0-3).
Sehome 67, at Marysville-Pilchuck 63 — Blake Baxter's three-pointer put Sehome ahead with 30 seconds remaining, and the Seahawks held on for a nonleague victory. Baxter finished with 25 points for Sehome (2-0). Dominic Vandaveer hit six three-pointers and scored 24 for the Tomahawks (1-2).
Sedro-Woolley 69, at Mount Vernon 54 — The Bulldogs lost to the neighboring Cubs for the first time since 1991 as Jon Baird scored 23 points for Sedro-Woolley. Last week, Mount Vernon lost for the first time in eight years to another neighbor school, Burlington-Edison, 62-53. Kyle Kendrick and Lucas Scott each scored 14 points for Mount Vernon (0-2).
Mariner 63, at Monroe 46 — Josh Olson scored seven of his 18 points to help the Marauders outscore the Bearcats 21-10 in the third quarter and take command of the nonleague game between WesCo teams. Delvaughn Tinned added 16 points for Mariner (1-0). Joshua Waite scored 18 to lead Monroe (1-2), which made only 12 of 24 free throws.
At Burlington-Edison 69, Lake Stevens 57 — Will Kaage and Travis Tallquist combined for 25 first-half points as the Tigers (3-1) built an eight-point halftime lead in the nonleague game. Lake Stevens trimmed the deficit to five points with 2:30 left, but couldn't get any closer. Kaage finished with 17 points and Tallquist 16 for B-E. Matt Stevens scored 16, Cedric Collins 15 and Chris Daniel 13 for Lake Stevens (1-2).
At Newport 53, Roosevelt 43 — An 8-0 Newport run early in the fourth quarter was the difference as the Knights (2-0) got a nonleague win over the Roughriders (1-2). Nathan Ivie's 12 points led a balanced Knights offense that had five players with at least nine points. Norris Frederick scored 13 for Roosevelt.
At Cedarcrest 65, Vashon 60 — Ross Gomes had a double-double with 15 points and 12 rebounds to help the Red Wolves (3-1) win a nonleague game. Patrick Conrick scored 16 points and Kyle Eldred 13 for Cedarcrest. Willis Barnes had 18 points and Max Wendt 16 for the Pirates (1-2).
Highline 78, at Foster 69 — Amsalu Abera's 33 points weren't enough for the Bulldogs as they fell to the Pirates in a nonleague game. Abera scored 17 points in the fourth quarter, including a 5-for-5 shooting performance from three-point distance. C. Chase scored 16 of his 21 points in the second half and Joe Reynolds scored 20 points and had 12 rebounds for Highline (2-2).
At Seattle Lutheran 59, Cedar Park Christian 55 (OT) — Jordan Hinton hit a key three-pointer and converted two free throws in overtime to help Seattle Lutheran (2-1) to a nonleague victory. The junior point guard scored 16 of his 22 points in the second half and made 5 of 7 three-point attempts. Ben Norton scored all but two of his 19 points in the first half for Cedar Park Christian (1-2).
At Shoreline Christian 50, Evergreen Lutheran 41 — Garth Brandal had 23 points to help Shoreline Christian (3-0) stay unbeaten. Caleb Kurbis led Evergreen Lutheran with 14 points.
At Christian Faith 74, Kent View Christian 53 — Tim Dean got Christian Faith off to a fast start with 12 of his 18 points in the first quarter of a Sea-Tac B League victory. Seth Lawrence added 14 points for Christian Faith (1-0, 2-1). Steven Turner led the Mustangs (0-1, 0-2) with 15 points.