Theres plenty of high school tournament basketball for hoop fans to take in this week, starting with a loser-out game featuring the girls team from Cedar Park Christian MLT on Tuesday night.
Cedar Park Christian MLT girls are battling to stay alive in the 1B Northwest District Tournament after a 34-29 loss to Grace Academy of Marysville on Saturday. After a two-point first quarter, the Lions came roaring back to make a game of it against the Eagles, but their comeback fell five points short.
The Lions host Lummi Nation at Cedar Park Christian School in Mountlake Terrace on Tuesday, Feb. 5; tipoff is set for 7 p.m. The season ends for the loser of the match-up, while the winner will play Thursday night for a spot in the 1B Tri-District Tournament.
The boys team from Cedar Park Christian MLT plays in its next district game Wednesday night against Tulalip Heritage at Mount Vernon Christian School. Start time is 6:30 p.m.
In the 3A Boys Northwest District Tournament, the Mountlake Terrace Hawks will take on Marysville-Gretchell Wednesday, Feb. 6, at Mountlake Terrace High School; tipoff is scheduled for 7 p.m. The game will be broadcast live on the Hawks Live Sports Network on MLTnews.com.
1B Girls District Basketball, Cedar Park Chr. MLT vs. Grace Academy, Feb. 2
Cedar Park Christian MLT quarter scoring: 2 9 9 9 29
Grace Academy (Marysville) quarter scoring: 10 12 4 8 34
Cedar Park Christian MLT individual scoring: Sarah Dresler 15; Brianna Joki 7; Carolina Jimenez 3; Leanna Mapel 2; Yasmine Judah 2; Salome Yosef
Grace Academy (Marysville) quarter scoring: Kayla Emme 11; Kristi Thompson 10; Julianna Bethune 3; Emily VanDam 2; Daniza Kline 2; Naomi Tuttle 2; Rachel Mulvanny 2; Jasmin Robinson 2; Beth Young; Alex Bethune