MMK Still Alive in District; Play Saturday

The Mary M. Knight boys’ basketball team is still alive in the Class 1B District 4 Tournament after the Owls beat Three Rivers Christian Thursday night 52 to 35 eliminating the Eagles from the Tourney. The boys from Matlock pulled away from TRCH in the second half, turning a one-point halftime lead into a six-point lead after three quarters and outscoring Three Rivers in the fourth 17 to 6. MMK has a rematch with Naselle Saturday for 2nd place in the District and a shot at Regionals. That game will be played at Montesano High School. Tip is 5 PM.

The Mary M. Knight girls’ basketball team takes on Columbia Adventist Saturday for 3rd place in the District and a spot in the Regional Round of the State Tournament. The game between the Lady Owls and the Lady Kodiaks tips off at 6:30 PM also at Montesano High School Saturday.