With three seniors scoring in double figures, the Mountlake Terrace Hawks boys basketball team grabbed a win in their opening game of the 2015-2016 season Tuesday, a 66-57 road victory over the Monroe Bearcats.
Derek Anyimah led the Hawks in scoring with 18 points; teammates Shimron Masih and Gabe Altenberger each contributed 15 points in the victory. The Bearcats were paced by the 21 points of junior Trenton Newhouse.
Terrace will next travel to Marysville-Pilchuck on Friday, Dec. 4, for a non-league matchup with the Tomahawks; tip-off is scheduled for 7:15 p.m.
Prep Boys Basketball: Mountlake Terrace at Monroe, Dec. 1
Terrace 13 20 17 16 — 66
Monroe 10 23 14 10 — 57
MTHS scoring: Derek Anyimah 18, Shimron Masih 15, Gabe Altenberger 15, Carson Dallas 8, Khyee Armstead 4,Gabe Powter 2, Joey Gardner 2, Daniel Johnson, Zeke Thomas
Monroe scoring:Trenton Newhouse 21, Colby Kyle 14, Blake Bingham 12, Justin Folz 4, Brian Pino 4, Isaiah Cole 2, Spencer Davidson, Joshua Jerome
Records: Mountlake Terrace 0-0 in Wesco League play; 1-0 overall; Monroe 0-0 in Wesco League play; 0-1 overall
Mountlake Terrace next game: versus Marysville-Pilchuck, Friday, Dec. 4, 7:15 p.m. at Marysville-Pilchuck High School
Monroe next game: versus Shorewood, Friday, Dec. 4, 7:15 p.m. at Shorewood High School
— By Doug Petrowski