The Glacier Peak Grizzlies put on a clinic Wednesday night, running circles around Mountlake Terrace and defeated the Hawks 59-14 in Wesco League girls basketball action at Mountlake Terrace High School.
Paisley Johnson and Maya McFadden paced the Grizzlies with 14 points each; teammate Samantha Fatkin added 12 points for Glacier Peak.
Freshman Nohea Morrison led the Hawks with six points in a game that featured most of the second half played with a “mercy rule” running clock.
Terrace will hit the road for their next two tilts starting with a Friday, Jan. 8, matchup with the Shorecrest Scots. Tipoff at Shorecrest High School is slated for 7:15 p.m.
Prep Girls Basketball: Glacier Peak at Mountlake Terrace, Jan. 6
Glacier Peak 25 18 7 9 — 59
Mountlake Terrace 4 0 2 8 — 14
Mountlake Terrace scoring: Nohea Morrison 6, Jazmine Zenk 4, Aynika Nuckles 2, Jorie Lambert 2,Claire Zucker, Trinity Prout, Eliza Sandoval, Torry DeAlba
Glacier Peak scoring: Paisley Johnson 14, Maya McFadden 14, Samantha Fatkin 12, Abbie Juozapaitis 7, Natalie Rasmussen 5, Addison Sande 3, Lauren Iredale 2, Nicole Jensen 2, Sierra Nash, Charlie Sevenants
Records: Mountlake Terrace 0-3 in Wesco League 3A South play, 2-8 overall; Glacier Peak 4-0 in Wesco League 3A South play, 10-2 overall
Mountlake Terrace next game: versus Shorecrest, Friday, Jan. 8, 7:15 p.m. at Shorecrest High School
-By Doug Petrowski