Inglemoor beats Woodinville in boys hoops tiebreaker

  • Thursday, February 6, 2020 12:16pm
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Reporter file photo

Reporter file photo

Behind the double-digit scoring of Dawson Tucker, Zach Shimek and Peter Hansen, Inglemoor’s boys basketball team defeated Woodinville, 64-57, on Wednesday in a 4A KingCo Crown tiebreaker at Bothell High.

With the win, Crown No. 2 seed Inglemoor will face Crest champion Mount Si in the league tournament semifinals at 7:30 p.m. Friday at Mount Si. Crown No. 3 seed Woodinville will host Issaquah at 7 p.m. Friday.

Both Inglemoor and Woodinville sported identical 8-5 Crown records, forcing the tiebreaker (both teams beat each other by two points during the regular season). Redmond won the division with a 9-4 record. Inglemoor is guaranteed one of six league spots in the Wes-King District Tournament.

Against Woodinville, Tucker scored 19 points and nailed all five of his 3-point attempts; Shimek tallied 17 points; and Hansen had 13 points and 10 rebounds.

Also on Friday, North Creek will play at Eastlake at 7 p.m. in a loser-out game. The winner will play for the fifth and sixth district spots on Saturday.

The KingCo championship game is set for 5:30 p.m. Saturday at Sammamish High.

On the 4A KingCo girls’ side, Inglemoor will play at Issaquah in the semifinals at 7 p.m. Friday. The winner will face either Eastlake or Woodinville in the title game at 3:30 p.m. Saturday at Sammamish High. Inglemoor is already set for the district tourney.

In other local games on Friday, Bothell will play at Mount Si at 6 p.m. and North Creek will host Newport at 7 p.m. Both are loser-out games with the winners playing for the fifth and sixth district spots on Saturday.

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