SHS Boys Wins; SHS & NM Girls Fall
The Shelton boys basketball team rallied from 14 points down in the third quarter and slipped by Yelm Friday 60 to 59. MasonWebTV Powered by HCC broadcast the game live.
The Highclimbers had an early five-point lead but the Tornados kept it close and took over with a 27 to 23 lead at the half.
Yelm had a 22-point third quarter and built a 14-point lead but Shelton fought their way back and hit their free throws late in the game to pull out the win.
Ty Thompson led the Highclimbers were 15 points. Tyler Auld added 10 hitting two three-points and all four of his free throws. Chuckie Thompson finished with 8 points.
The Tornados had three players score in double digits: Tristan Pyette had 15 points hitting three threes and going 6 for 6 at the free throw line; Issac Williams added 11 points; and James Wildish chipped in 10.
Shelton improves to 3-and-1 on the season, 2-and-0 in the South Sound Conference. The ‘Climbers travel to Gig Harbor Monday.
The Shelton girls’ basketball team couldn’t keep up with Yelm Friday and the Lady Highclimbers lost to the Tornados 87 to 54. The ‘Climbers drop to 1-and-4 on the season, 0-and-2 in the South Sound Conference. Shelton travels to Gig Harbor Monday.
At last report, the North Mason boys’ basketball team was tied at 54 with Sequim and heading into overtime. No final score has been reported.
The North Mason girls’ basketball team lost at Sequim Friday 81 to 40. The Lady Bulldogs dropped ot 2-and-3 on the season, 1-and-1 in the Olympic League. The girls from Belfair host Crosspoint Saturday on MasonWebTV Powered by HCC.
High School Sports Schedule for Saturday, December 14, 2019:
Wrestling: North Mason in the Larry Brown Tournament at Fife High School 8 AM; Shelton in the Wilfong Classic at Puyallup High School 9:30 AM
Girls’ Basketball: Tacoma Baptist at Mary M. Knight 3:30 PM; Crosspoint at North Mason 4:30 PM on MasonWebTV Powered by HCC
Boys’ Basketball: Tacoma Baptist at Mary M. Knight 5 PM; Crosspoint at North Mason 6:15 PM on MasonWebTV Powered by HCC