Boys basketball: Toledo 58, Woodland 50



Austin Trafalet was the man on the spot for Toledo, scoring 28 points to rally the Indians to a win in the Class 1A district semifinals in Chehalis.

Woodland moves on to play La Center in a winner-to-regionals/loser-out game at 8 p.m. Wednesday at Kelso.

“I was really proud of my kids,” Woodland coach Adam Shepherd said. “They battled their tails off. We went toe-to-toe with a team that is ranked third in the state, and it was a game that could have gone either way.”

A big turning point came right before halftime when Woodland led 32-27 before Trafalet hit a contested 3-pointer at the buzzer.

“We had all the momentum in the world, and then he hits a huge shot,” Shepherd said.

Woodland tried to keep it close late, but when 0 for 4 from the free throw line in the last two minutes.

Tanner Huddleston led Woodland with 12 points, while Kyle Hendrix and Troy Flanagan added 11 each.


WOODLAND (14-9) — Tanner Huddleston 12, Logan Piper 2, Kyle Hendrix 11, Troy Flanagan 11, Harley Bean 8, Henry Warndahl 0, Ryan Sturdivan 6, Anthony Dizon 0, Jake Rosenbalm 0. Totals 19 (8) 4-8 50.

TOLEDO (21-1) — Brent Wood 6, Brennan Rakoz 11, Blake Wood 2, Austin Trafelet 28, Grant McEwen 9, Lakota Rakoz 0, Joe Durham 2. Totals 22 (4) 10-14 58.

Woodland 14 18 7 11–50

Toledo 17 13 12 16–58