Spencer Hawes of Seattle Prep boys basketball, a 6-foot-11 junior, had 35 points and 12 rebounds as Seattle Prep opened the Bank of America City of Palms Classic in Fort Myers...
Spencer Hawes, Seattle Prep boys basketball
Hawes, a 6-foot-11 junior, had 35 points and 12 rebounds as Seattle Prep opened the Bank of America City of Palms Classic in Fort Myers, Fla., with a 75-65 victory over Dunwoody, the top-ranked Class 3A team in Georgia. Earlier in the week, Hawes had 14 points and 11 rebounds as the Panthers, Washington’s No. 1 3A squad, beat No. 2 O’Dea, 60-56.
Julie Futch, Auburn Riverside girls basketball
Futch, a junior guard, put together a pair of outstanding games as the Ravens remained unbeaten. She just missed a triple-double in a 96-59 victory over Kentwood, piling up 22 points, 11 assists and nine rebounds. She then had 23 points, 11 steals and seven rebounds in a 63-30 romp over Kent-Meridian.
Lake Stevens wrestling team
The Vikings, coached by Brent Barnes, won one of the most prestigious events of the year, topping a 60-team field in the Tri-State Tournament in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho. Kelly Kubec (112 pounds), Lester Brown (135) and Clint Osborn (275) won individual titles for Lake Stevens.
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