Bothell girls beat Inglemoor to wrap up perfect conference season

Bothell girls beat Inglemoor to wrap up perfect conference season

The Bothell High girls basketball team polished off its first undefeated run through the conference schedule in since 1998 with a 72-45 win over Inglemoor on Friday at Bothell High School.

The Cougars (14-0 KingCo, 18-2) now head into the conference tournament with the No. 1 seed and will await the winner between Inglemoor and Skyline in the semifinals on Feb. 11.

Bothell jumped out to a huge lead, grabbing an 18-4 edge after the first quarter and leading 28-18 at halftime.

Inglemoor (5-8, 8-10) crept within nine midway through the third period, but Bothell put on a massive rally to pull away in the third and fourth quarters.

Next, the Vikings will play Skyline at 6 p.m. on Feb. 8 at Redmond High School in a loser-out game. The winner moves on to face Bothell.

Only the top two teams make the regional games: the winner of the championship game on Feb. 16 and the winner of the consolation game on Feb. 18.


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