The Shelton basketball teams split games with Central Kitsap Monday. The Lady Highclimber won in Silverdale 57 to 42 while the boys lost in the Mini Dome 52 to 42.
The Shelton girls improved to 5-and-10 on the season, 3-and-6 in the South Sound Conference. They travel to Timberline Wednesday.
MasonWebTV Powered by HCC broadcast the boys’ game live.
The Highclimber boys jumped out to an early six-point lead in the first quarter but the Cougars responded and lead by nine in the second.
The third quarter saw CK increase its lead to 12 only to see Shelton cut it to two in the fourth befor the Cougars pulled away. Central Kitsap is now tied with Capital for third in the standings with a 7-and-3 SSC record.
The Cougars were led by Colby White’s 13 points and Maurice Green’s 12.
The Highclimbers’ Ty Thompson scored a game-high 27.
The Shelton boys dropped their fourth game in a row and are now 6-and-9 on the season, 4-and-5 in the conference. They host Timberline Wednesday on MasonWebTV Powered by HCC.
The Mary M. Knight boys’ basketball team held off North River Monday 63 to 56. The Owls jumped out to a 21 to 9 first quarter lead. The Mustangs then out scored the boys from Matlock 13 to 12 in the second, 15 to 12 in the third and 19 to 18 in the fourth but it wasn’t enough to overcome that first quarter deficit. MMK improved to 6-and-1 in the 1B Coastal League, 8-and-8 overall. The Owls host Oakville Tuesday.
High School Sports Schedule for Tuesday, January 28, 2020:
Girls’ Basketball: Oakville at Mary M. Knight 5:45 PM; Port Angeles at North Mason 7 PM
Wrestling: Shelton at Central Kitsap 7 PM
Boys’ Basketball: Oakville at Mary M. Knight 7:15 PM; North Mason at Port Angeles 7:30 PM