The Mountlake Terrace girls basketball team will be looking for good tidings and great joy as their tip-off of the 2012 King’s Christmas Tournament against Cedar Park Christian (Bothell) at noon Thursday. The eight-team tourney continues throughout the day, followed by more games Friday and Saturday, all at the Kings High School Mike Martin Gym, 300 N. 190th St. in Shoreline.
The Hawks will try to end their seven-game losing streak against a 1-4 Eagles squad averaging just 32.4 points per game. Mountlake Terrace has also struggled to find the basket lately, scoring just 43 points in their past two games.
The schedule and match-ups for tourney games on Friday and Saturday will be determined by Thursday’s results.
Kings Christmas Tournament Thursday games
Cedar Park Christian (Bothell) (1-4) vs. Mountlake Terrace (1-7) – Noon
Enumclaw (4-4) vs. Chief Sealth (2-6) – 2 p.m.
Kingston (1-0) vs. Nathan Hale (1-7) – 4 p.m.
Newport (5-2) vs. Kings (4-3) – 6 p.m.