Wenatchee played another overtime game at the T-Town Throwdown today, falling in overtime to Newport 60-58. It was the second-straight overtime game for the Panthers in two days. Wenatchee had a chance to ice the game in regulation, leading by one with 39-seconds to go, but Camden Loidhamer was called for an offensive foul. Another foul called with 4-seconds left put Newport at the free throw line where Cole Ahlstedt hit the second end of two to send it into overtime…
Eastmont was set to face Silas (formerly Wilson H.S.) this afternoon in its first game of the tournament.
In other boys basketball Tuesday, Republic pounded Pateros 63-43. Okanogan got by Deer Park at the Chelan Holiday Tournament 58-34. It was Omak over Almira-Coulee/Hartline 60-49 and Freeman downed Liberty Bell 76-46.
At the Cascade Hoops Classic in Leavenworth, Vashon Island beat Highland 46-34 and Manson mauled Cascade 86-50. Down at the Wilbur-Ellis SunDome Shootout, Zillah beat Brewster 88-80, Quincy edged Wapato 64-60, and Ephrata got by Lakewood 58-56.
On the schedule today, Cascade and Highland kick things off at 12:30 in Leavenworth followed by Manson and Vashon Island at 3:30. Ephrata plays Royal in the SunDome at 1:30 while Brewster takes on Lakewood. Ellensburg and Cle Elum play this afternoon at 4:30.
Also today, Chelan hosts Deer Park at 3. Ephrata plays at W.F. West at 4:30. Cashmere is at West Valley in Spokane and faces Pullman at 6:30. Then tonight at 7:30, it’s Pateros at Bridgeport.
Prep girls basketball scoreboard and schedule
Turning to some girls basketball from Tuesday…
Three games were played at the Moses Lake Mixer with Eisenhower downing Central Valley 67-49. Gonzaga Prep beat Sunnyside 58-49. And Mead topped the Chiefs 70-to-40. Coming up today, Ike and G-Prep play at 3:30. Sunnyside and Mead tip it up at 5. Central Valley and Moses Lake play tonight at 6:30.
In Leavenworth at the Cascade Hoops Classic, Wapato beat Highland 70-42 and Manson stopped Cascade 39-18. At the Wilbur-Ellis SunDome Shootout, Ellensburg beat Zillah 55-36 and Tenino topped Quincy 55-25.
In other action, Kamiakin topped Eastmont 63-39. Pateros beat Republic 44-38. Okanogan topped Deer Park in Chelan 61-33. It was Omak over A-C-H 44-28. Freeman rang Liberty Bell 63-34. Chelan defended its home court with a 44-38 win over Napavine.
Coming up today in Leavenworth, Cascade plays Highland at 11 followed by Manson and Wapato at 2. Down in Yakima, Ellensburg faces Mt. Spokane at 3.
Today in Chelan, Okanogan faces Napavine at Noon. Chelan will follow against Deer Park at 1:30. Cashmere plays at West Valley of Spokane at 5. Pateros and Bridgeport meet at 6. Ephrata plays at East Valley at 6:30.
Tis the season for holiday wrestling tournaments…
Eastmont will host its annual Cat Classic starting at 9:30 this morning with Cascade, Cashmere, Ellensburg, Wenatchee and four other schools participating.
Zags down North Alabama by 30
No. 4 Gonzaga got balanced scoring in a 93-63 win over North Alabama yesterday in Spokane…
D.J. Strawther led 5-players in double-figures with 15-points while Rasir Bolton had 14. Highlights are courtesy of Gonzaga Athletics…
Coach Mark Few says the balanced scoring with 5-players in double-figures shows the talent and depth the Bulldogs have on the roster…
Coming up tonight, it’s Washington at Washington State on the ESPN-U at 8 o’clock.