Thursday, December 12, 2013
The Shorecrest and Shorewood boys' basketball teams will match 3-0 non-league records when they meet in their Wesco 3A opener at Shorecrest Friday at 7:15pm.
Shorewood will be coming off of a 69-60 victory at Ingraham of Seattle Monday. Shorecrest comes off a 69-43 home victory over 4A Lynnwood Tuesday.
In Shorewood’s 69-60 victory over Ingraham Monday, Taylor Freeman scored 26 points to lead Shorewood. The Thunderbirds made 17-of-23 free throw attempts.
In Shorecrest's 69-43 victory over Lynnwood, Conin Oishi scored 23 points for the Scots. Masamba Njadoe had 10 points and 12 rebounds, and Aaron Kelly added 10 points and 11 rebounds.
Shorecrest earlier had defeated 4A Cascade, 65-48, Dec. 3 and 4A Kamiak, 58-49, Dec. 6.
Shorewood had defeated 4A Mariner, 71-53, Dec. 5 and 3A Lakes, 82-69, Dec. 7 before its victory over 3A Ingraham.
The Shorewood junior varsity takes a 3-1 record into a 5:40pm game with the Shorecrest JVs, who have a 2-1 record after a 60-53 home victory over Cascade, a 68-45 loss at Kamiak and a 85-51 home victory over Lynnwood. The Shorewood JVs have defeated King’s, 85-51, defeated Mariner, 66-55, lost to Lakes, 56-55, and defeated Ingraham, 64-32.
The Shorecrest “C: team takes a 3-0 record into a 3:45 p.m. home game with the Shorewood C’s (3-1). Shorecrest has victories over Cascade, Kamiak, and Lynnwood. Shorewood has a victory over King’s, a loss to Mariner, a victory over Lakes and another victory over King’s.
The T-Birds are led by first year coach Kevin Faw. Taylor Freeman has been the team's top scorer in the early going.
Brian Fischer's Scots are enjoying balanced scoring from Conin Oishi, Alex Hofstrand, and Masamba Njadoe.
Fans are encouraged to arrive early as this rivalry game always draws a big crowd.
For those fans unable to attend, they can watch the game on Comcast Ch. 26/36 or streamed live on the web, as presented by the Live Video Production Club, a collaborative student effort overseen by teachers Marty Ballew (SW) and Trent Mitchell (SC), with students manning the cameras in the gym, as well as tending to the production duties in the studio. Frank Workman will be on the play-by-play.
Shorewood 69, Ingraham 60
At Ingraham High School, Monday, Dec. 9
Shorewood -- 15 17 16 21 -- 69
Ingraham ---- 11 17 14 18 -- 60
Shorewood Scoring--Anxhelos Pere 4, Taylor Freeman 26, Brandon Mar 13, Jordan Muir-Keung 5, Karson Gronvold 2, Zane Hopen 4, Cameran Testerman 8, Sam Boone 7
Shorecrest 69, Lynnwood 43
At Shorecrest High School, Tuesday, Dec. 10
Lynnwood --- 11 12 14 6 -- 43
Shorecrest --- 15 19 14 21 -- 69
Shorecrest Scoring--Conin Oishi 23, Drew Magaoay 3, Connor Hyppa 3, Daniel Ghebremichael 0, Benny Ortega 4, Zach Lawson 4, Tobin Lawson 0, Alex Hofstrand 12, Aaron Kelly 10, Masamba Njadoe 10, Davis Strand 0.