Jake Love had 26 points, eight rebounds and six steals as West Valley overcame a sluggish start to beat Timberlake 60-51 at the West Valley tournament on Thursday.
Love scored nine points in a second quarter that saw the Eagles outscore the Tigers 18-6 to take a seven-point lead.
Terryce Duke added 11 points and four steals for West Valley (6-1), which will take on Medical Lake in today’s title game.
Trevor Masterson tallied a team-high 18 points for the Tigers (6-2), who will play Bonners Ferry today.
Medical Lake (6-3) beat Bonners Ferry (3-5) 31-30 thanks to a shot from Michael Winchester.
Coeur d’Alene 73, Kelowna 64: Colby Daniels scored 17 points and Ryan Walde added 15 as the Vikings (6-1) gained control in the first quarter and beat Kelowna at North Idaho College. The Vikings outscored Kelowna 19-8 in the third quarter. Coeur d’Alene will play Stanwood in a semifinal game today.
Post Falls 58, Anacortes 43: Nick Hall, Tim Mueller and Dalton Thompson all scored 10 points to lead the Trojans (4-3) past Anacortes. Post Falls outscored Anacortes by 14 points after halftime. The Trojans take on Glacier Peak today in the semifinals.
Lake City tourney
Lake City 53, Auburn 51: Riley Moreen made two late free throws to give the Timberwolves (6-2) a win over Auburn in Coeur d’Alene. Moreen finished with a team-high 13 points for Lake City and Justin Pratt added 12. The Timberwolves will take on Wilson today for the tournament championship. Auburn will play Lakeland. Sandpoint (1-7), which fell 68-44 to Puyallup, will play South Kitsap.
Wilson 47, Lakeland 44: The Hawks’ heave at the buzzer was off the mark as Wilson escaped with the win. Matt Horne had 12 points and Alex Opland added 11 for Lakeland (5-3). The Hawks fell behind by 13 points in the first half and their second-half rally fell just short.
St. Maries 60, Freeman 48: Warren Joiner scored 23 points and Austin Cordell added 12 as the Lumberjacks (5-2) topped the host Scotties (1-7). St. Maries shot 92 percent from the free-throw line and 51 percent from the floor. Jacob Phipps tallied a team-high 14 points for Freeman, which will play St. George’s today. St. Maries will play Pullman for the tournament title.
Pullman 55, St. George’s 54: Corey Langerveld scored 30 points on 11-of-17 shooting and the Greyhounds handed the Dragons their first loss of the season. Pullman (7-1) made 1 of 17 3-pointers, but earned second chances by grabbing 15 offensive rebounds. Erik Muelheims scored 22 points and Dexter Sienko added 17 points, 12 rebounds and four blocks for St. George’s (9-1).
Reardan 44, Almira/Coulee-Hartline 41: Nick Brockman scored 10 of his game-high 22 points in the fourth quarter as the host Indians (4-6) rallied to beat the Warriors (3-4). Brockman also grabbed 11 rebounds. Thunder Wellhausen tallied a team-high 21 points for ACH, which will play Wellpinit today. The Indians will play Chewelah for the title.
Chewelah 56, Wellpinit 47: The Cougars (5-3) ended the game on a 17-4 run and beat the Redskins (7-2). Derek Smith had 15 points, six rebounds and four assists Brandon Smith added 12 points, including six in the fourth. Wellpinit was led by A.J. Kieffer’s 17 points.
Davenport 61, Wilbur-Creston 52: Shane Hopkins scored 24 points as the Gorillas (6-4) gained an early advantage and beat the Wildcats (5-3) in Rosalia. Davenport will play tournament host Rosalia today. Wilbur-Creston will play Odessa-Harrington.
Rosalia 57, Odessa-Harrington 48: Craig Nelson had 28 points and 11 rebounds as the Spartans (3-5) took control in the second half and beat the Titans (4-4). Stetson Sanford and Sam Schafer combined for 25 points for Odessa-Harrington.
Priest River 58, Colville 51: The Spartans’ offense came alive in the fourth quarter and Priest River (5-4) escaped with a win over the host Indians (4-4). Coleton Stelow scored 11 of his game-high 16 points in the second half for the Spartans. R.C. Akre had 13, Cam Riley had 10 and Jimmy Koch added nine – all coming in the fourth quarter – for Priest River. The Spartans outscored Colville 24-13 in the fourth to erase a nine-point third-quarter deficit. The Indians were led by Tevyn Holling and Jay Shoemaker, who combined for 22 points.
Kellogg 64, Orofino 40: Taylor Bircher scored 14 points and Garret Wendt added 12 as the Wildcats (6-4) topped the visiting Maniacs. Orofino didn’t have an answer for Kellogg’s full-court pressure defense in the fourth quarter and the Wildcats pulled away.
Cusick 60, Tri-Cities Prep 38: Alex Bluff scored a game-high 18 points and Derrick Bluff hit four 3-pointers and finished with 15 points as the Panthers (9-2) routed the Jaguars at the Moses Lake Christian Academy tournament.
University Prep 65, Valley Christian 55: Max Craig scored 21 points as University Prep pulled away in the third quarter and beat the visiting Panthers (3-3) at the Walla Walla tournament. Nick Cox erupted for 28 points to lead Valley Christian.