Local Prep Teams Finish Strong at WIAA Hardwood Classic (Updated)
Local teams made the rest of the state take notice of the Yakima Valley during the three-day 2015 WIAA Hardwood Classic, which wrapped up Saturday night with top-ranked Federal Way’s 65-46 victory over A.C. Davis for the 4A championship.
Here’s how Yakima Valley teams fared Saturday in the Tacoma Dome:
1B Girls — Colton claimed the state championship, holding off Sunnyside Christian 89-70.
2B Girls — White Swan finished third in the state after losing to La Conner, 61-55.
1A Boys — Zillah’s boys came in third after beating Vashon Island, 75-55.
1A Girls — Zillah’s girls finished fifth after losing 46-36 to Cashmere. Granger comes home with a sixth-place finish after falling short against Lynden Christian, 59-49.
2A Girls — Ellensburg beat East Valley of Spokane, 48-45, to claim third place.
4A Boys — Federal Way won the state championship after topping A.C. Davis, 65-46.
Friday’s local scores:
Lynden Christian 60, Zillah 38
Castle Rock 38, Naches Valley 30
King’s Way Christian 69, La Salle 62 (2OT)
A.C. Davis 63, Woodinville 52
Sunnyside Christian 71, Republic 59
Okanogan 43, White Swan 33
Toutle Lake 48, Mabton 45
Lakeside (Nine Mile Falls) 52, Zillah 44
Granger 45, Bellevue Christian 31
Mark Morris 71, Ellensburg 48