The Mountlake Terrace Hawks stayed close to the high-flying Cascade Bruins for three quarters, but were outscored 22-10 in the fourth quarter and eventually succumbed to the Wesco 4A favorites 58-44 in a non-league boys basketball clash Saturday at Mountlake Terrace High School.
Cascade, picked by most league coaches to win the Wesco 4A title this season, were led by the 22 points of senior Drew Magaoay; Isaiah Gotell contributed 12 points while Cameron McGrath added 10 points for the Bruins.
The Bruins are 6-0 so far this season, with an average margin of victory of more than 16 points in those six wins.
Senior Derek Anyimah was the only Hawk to score in double figures Saturday with 13 points.
Terrace will try to get back into the win column on Tuesday, Dec. 15, when they host the Arlington Eagles; tip-off at Mountlake Terrace High School is set for 7:15 p.m.
Prep Boys Basketball: Cascade at Mountlake Terrace, Dec. 12
Cascade 11 16 9 22 — 58
Terrace 11 13 10 10 — 44
Mountlake Terrace scoring: Derek Anyimah 13, Carson Dallas 8, Shimron Masih 5, Gabe Altenberger 5, Daniel Johnson 4, Khyree Armstead 4, Joey Gardner 3, Gabe Powter 2
Cascade scoring: Drew Magaoay 22, Isaiah Gotell 14, Cameron McGrath 10, Brennen Hancock 8, D’Andre Bryant 4, Trevon Blackmon, Muhammed Kolly, Kevin Burns
Records: Mountlake Terrace 1-0 in Wesco League, 3-2 overall; Cascade 1-0 in Wesco League, 6-0 overall
Mountlake Terrace next game: versus Arlington, Tuesday, Dec. 15, 7:15 p.m. at Mountlake Terrace High School
Cascade next game: versus Mount Vernon, Tuesday, Dec. 15, 7:15 p.m. at Mount Vernon High School
— By Doug Petrowski