Stories tagged: girls basketball
UPDATED: Wed., June 5, 2019, 5:08 p.m.
Mt. Spokane sophomore Niveya Henley and Clarkston sophomore Ashlyn Wallace have been selected to the adidas Gauntlet All-American Camp as two of the top 50 players in America in the …
Thu., April 11, 2019, 6:20 p.m.
Capital High senior Emily Kidder headed for Montana Tech and the All-State Lady Bruin guard will play women’s hoops for the Orediggers.
UPDATED: Wed., April 3, 2019, 6:40 p.m.
Gonzaga Prep’s Anton Watson was named the Associated Press boys all-classification state player of the year, an honor announced on Wednesday.
UPDATED: Wed., March 13, 2019, 6:39 p.m.
Gonzaga Prep senior Anton Watson has been named The Spokesman-Review Region boys big school player of the year.
UPDATED: Wed., March 6, 2019, 6:10 p.m.
Winter sports 2018-19 high school all-league teams
UPDATED: Wed., March 6, 2019, 8:17 p.m.
Athletic rivals show compassion time and time again in Spokane and Spokane Valley.
Mon., March 4, 2019, 9:50 p.m.
Dakota Patchen led Colton to the State 1B girls championship, beating Pomeroy 51-43 on Saturday, and was selected by state high school print media as tournament MVP.
UPDATED: Sat., March 2, 2019, 10:35 p.m.
Maybe, just maybe, Faith Adams had given the East Valley Knights the spark they so desperately needed as they chased a State 2A title in the SunDome on Saturday night.
UPDATED: Sat., March 2, 2019, 11:49 p.m.
State 2B girls: Behind young core, Tri-Cities Prep tops Liberty, earns first title in school history
Tri-Cities Prep called a timeout with 26.6 seconds left to clear its bench at the end of a championship game it never trailed, substituting in five players who were no …
UPDATED: Sat., March 2, 2019, 11:53 p.m.
Eastlake captured the program’s first state championship, behind a double-double by Keeli Burton – 22 points and 12 rebounds. Sixteen of her 22 points came after halftime.
UPDATED: Sat., March 2, 2019, 11:55 p.m.
Brooke Walling – headed to Fresno State in the fall – scored 17 points and top-seeded Prairie outlasted second-seeded Mt. Spokane 37-35 in the State 3A championship game at the …
UPDATED: Sat., March 2, 2019, 11:53 p.m.
Colton’s run of success over the past decade has been so impressive, so dominant, it is almost difficult not to discredit the Wildcats to some degree.
UPDATED: Sat., March 2, 2019, 1:19 a.m.
Kaylee Bishop scored 22 points, Jacinta Buckley added 15 and third-seeded Lewis and Clark (22-3) beat second-seeded Kentridge 64-55 in a State 4A semifinal game at the Tacoma Dome on …
UPDATED: Fri., March 1, 2019, 10:57 p.m.
After finishing third (twice), fifth and sixth since 2013, East Valley’s lengthy quest for that most elusive of trophies has just one step left.
UPDATED: Fri., March 1, 2019, 11:06 p.m.
This was the small-ball world when Mike Colbrese took on the job as executive director of the Washington Interscholastic Activities Association 25 years ago. Lots of things were simpler then, …
UPDATED: Fri., March 1, 2019, 11:54 p.m.
In the closing seconds of the biggest game of her life, Maisie Burnham stood in a familiar spot: the free-throw line.
UPDATED: Fri., March 1, 2019, 11:52 p.m.
Neah Bay’s future is as bright as any, but it was no match for Colton’s present. The upstart Red Devils found few answers to contend with the reigning state champions’ …
UPDATED: Fri., March 1, 2019, 11:27 p.m.
Aspyn Adams scored 16 points, Jayda Noble added 12 and second-seeded Mt. Spokane (24-1) beat third-seeded Garfield 52-46 in a State 3A semifinal at the Tacoma Dome on Friday.
UPDATED: Fri., March 1, 2019, 9:53 p.m.
After two wins where opponents offensive problems allowed the Cardinals to work through their own difficulties Medical Lake’s struggle Friday were compounded by an opponent whose offensive proficiency forced them …
UPDATED: Fri., March 1, 2019, 11:23 p.m.
Anika Chalich scored a season-high 15 points and fourth-seeded Central Valley (22-4) outlasted seventh-seeded Inglemoor (21-8) in a State 4A consolation round game at the Tacoma Dome on Friday.
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 28, 2019, 11:57 p.m.
What the Liberty Lancers lacked in tournament experience, they more than made up for in height.
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 28, 2019, 9:44 p.m.
Jacinta Buckley scored 17 points with nine rebounds and three steals and third-seeded Lewis and Clark held off fifth-seeded Glacier Peak in a State 4A quarterfinal 48-38 at the Tacoma …
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 28, 2019, 10:43 p.m.
Playing to make certain her teammates dream of a state title stayed alive, East Valley senior Genesis Wilkinson took over the second half of Thursday’s State 2A quarterfinal game against …
UPDATED: Fri., March 1, 2019, 12:51 a.m.
Bellarmine Prep’s Ciara Gatpatan scored 19 points and the sixth-seeded Lions knocked off fourth-seeded Central Valley 46-44, sending the defending state champions into the fourth-place bracket.
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 28, 2019, 6:41 p.m.
Medical Lake girls coach Kyle Lundberg lived his own personal Groundhog Day on Thursday at the SunDome. But it was all good in the end as his Cardinals advanced to …
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 28, 2019, 4:46 p.m.
Aspyn Adams scored 20 points with six 3-pointers, Emily Nelson added 15 and second-seeded Mt. Spokane handled ninth-seeded West Seattle 55-35 in a State 3A quarterfinal at the Tacoma Dome …
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 28, 2019, 11:53 p.m.
Almira/Coulee-Hartline encountered adversity at the State 1B girls basketball state tournament before its first game had tipped off Thursday.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 27, 2019, 11:25 p.m.
Two years ago, a round further into the State 2B tournament, St. George’s had a halftime lead against Ilwaco, only to lose in overtime.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 27, 2019, 10:39 p.m.
The East Valley Knights have a chance to bring home a trophy for the fifth time in six straight trips to state.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 27, 2019, 8:58 p.m.
After having a nine-point first period lead reduced to two points heading in the fourth period, the Cardinals did what they’ve done all season according to coach Kyle Lundberg. They …