Boys basketball: Washougal 67, Tenino 64

Published:

Updated: December 19, 2012, 11:25 PM

 

Nate Adams and Mike McElroy made big plays down the stretch as the host Panthers held off the Beavers in the non-league game.

McElroy hit a tying 3-pointer with about a minute remaining. Adams then was fouled after a rebound and made two foul shots to put Washougal on top. Tenino made one free throw on its next possession, but McElroy made two free throws to extend the final margin to three points.

Adams finished with 16 points and 10 rebounds for the Panthers (8-3). Aaron Deister had 15 points and eight rebounds, McElroy had 10 points and Austin Tran had six assists.

Devante Harris scored 31 points to lead Tenino.

Washougal beat Tenino 77-41 early in the season on the road. Wednesday's game was tight throughout.

WASHOUGAL 67, TENINO 64

TENINO -- Devante Harris 31, Hammond 4, N. Peterson 1, Conklin 7, Egge 8, Devante Harris 31, Shay 12, Peterson 1, Burch 0, B. Harris 0. Totals 24 (5) 11-22 64.

WASHOUGAL -- Mike McElroy 10, Josh Banks 0, Regan Townsend 2, Cole Crosby 0, Sean Guthrie 9, Austin Tran 2, Nate Adams 16, Yoro Bah 0, Patrick Jones 2, Jaden Jantzer 11, Aaron Deister 15. Totals 24 (7) 12-21 67.

Tenino 19 15 14 16--64

Washougal 19 16 14 18--67

JV -- Washougal won.