After two early losses, Mountlake Terrace is back. Mike Boxley, a 6-foot-5 senior forward, had a big all-around game with 18 points, eight rebounds and three assists, and the 10th-ranked...
MOUNTLAKE TERRACE After two early losses, Mountlake Terrace is back.
Mike Boxley, a 6-foot-5 senior forward, had a big all-around game with 18 points, eight rebounds and three assists, and the 10th-ranked Hawks rolled to a 67-43 WesCo South boys basketball victory over Shorecrest last night.
Terrace, which lost its first two games to fall from a preseason No. 2 Class 4A state ranking, has won its last two by an average of 37 points. Last night the Hawks (2-2 overall, 2-1 WesCo South) outscored Shorecrest 37-23 in the second and third quarters.
Leigh Swanson added 15 points and eight rebounds for Terrace, which hosts Meadowdale in a key WesCo South game on Friday. Jon Moe led Shorecrest (0-4, 0-2) with 18.
Kamiak 61, at Edmonds-Woodway 46
Rahiti Marere, a 6-5 junior, led three Knights (4-1, 3-1) in double figures with 16 points in a WesCo South victory. Mackenzie Thoms of E-W (1-3, 1-2) led all scorers with 21.
Meadowdale 62, Jackson 47
Jake Linton scored a game-high 17, and the Marauders (3-1, 2-1) won in WesCo South. Drew Eisinger led Jackson (2-2, 1-2) with 15.
Shorewood 62, at Lynnwood 40
Rob Diederichs scored 20 of his game-high 29 in the first half as the Thunderbirds (4-0, 3-0) stayed unbeaten with a WesCo South win. Nathan Rudd’s nine led Lynnwood (2-2, 1-2).
Monroe 71, at Marysville-Pilchuck 64
Evan Churlin hit five three-pointers and scored a game-high 19 to lift the Bearcats (2-1, 2-1) to a WesCo North win. Duane Lanphere led the Tomahawks (2-4, 1-2) with 18 points. Monroe’s Tyler Marley and Jammy Santjer each scored 17.
At Snohomish 59, Oak Harbor 31
Jon Brockman, a 6-8 forward who has signed with Washington, had 21 points on 8-for-11 shooting from the field as the Panthers (3-2, 2-1) won in WesCo North. Brockman was 5 for 5 from the foul line and had five rebounds, two assists and a steal.
Arlington 51, Stanwood 49 OT
Bret Smith sank a backdoor layup with five seconds left as the Eagles (2-2, 1-1) made up a 13-point deficit to beat the Spartans (1-4, 1-2). Stephan Devery scored 12 for Arlington, which outscored Stanwood 20-7 in the fourth quarter. Daes Kaufman led Stanwood with 27.
Mount Vernon 73, at Lake Stevens 48
Jake Moore sank four of the Bulldogs’ five three-pointers in the first quarter and scored a game-high 17 in WesCo North. Ryan Kendrick added 16 for Mount Vernon (4-1, 3-0). Jeremy Roe’s 11 points led Lake Stevens (1-4, 1-2).