District Basketball: NM & SHS Fall; MMK in Semi Finals

The North Mason and Shelton boys’ basketball teams fell in the first round of the District Tournament. The Bulldogs to River Ridge. The Highclimbers to Auburn Mountainview. Mary M. Knight girls’ basketball team plays Saturday in the semi finals.

NMbulldogRiver Ridge was too much for North Mason as the Hawks defeated the Bulldogs 93 to 47 in the Class 2A West Central District 2/3 Tournament. The boys from Belfair couldn’t keep up with River Ridge’s LaBrandon Price and Issaiah Scott who scored 25 points each. North Mason was led in the loss by Daniel Burggraaf’s 17 points. The Bulldogs drop into the consolation bracket and face Sequim Saturday at Curtis High School in a loser out contest. The game tips off at 6:30 PM. You should be able to listen to the game online through KONP.com or click here.

SHS axShelton was held to single digit scoring in the first, third and fourth quarter and lost to Auburn Mountainview 61 to 38 in the Class 3A West Central District 2/3 Tournament. The Highclimbers were led in the loss by Kevin Scott’s 11 points. Shelton drops to the consolation bracket and faces Kelso Saturday at Clover Park High School in a loser out contest. The game tips off at 6:30 PM. Although not currently on their schedule, you may be able to listen to the game online through KLOG.com.

MMK logoThe Mary M. Knight girls’ basketball team takes on Taholah in the Class 1B Southwest District 4 Tournament Saturday. The Owls had a first round bye after Pope John Paul II foreited. The Chitwins knocked off Three rivers Christian Monday 38 to 22. The semi final game tips off at 6 PM at Castle Rock High School.