Clark concludes regular season by sweeping Grays Harbor
Saturday, February 23, 2013
The Clark College basketball teams won their regular season finales Saturday at Grays Harbor.
The Clark women head into the NWAACC Championship Tournament on a four-game winning streak while the Penguins men wrapped up their season with a victory.
Clark women 90, at Grays Harbor 29 — Dominique Johnson scored 25 points on 11-of-19 shooting from the floor, and all nine Penguins landed in the scoring column in the romp. Clark was 35 of 71 from the floor (49 percent) and trailed only at 2-0, limiting the Chokers to 22 percent (12 of 54) shooting. Andrea Smith scored 14 points, Taylor Jackson had 12 and Toni Doroha added 11 for the Penguins, while Tanya Martin had a game-high nine rebounds to go with seven points.
Halcyon Swisher led Grays Harbor with 10 points on 4-of-20 shooting. She missed five 3-pointers as the Chokers combined to shoot 0 of 15 from behind the arc.
Clark (15-11, 13-3 NWAACC West) was already assured of the No. 2 seed from the West Division. The Penguins will face Whatcom at 10 p.m. March 2 in the NWAACC tournament in Kennewick.
Clark men 102, at Grays Harbor 94 — Philip Hertz scored 26 points on 10-of-16 shooting and the Penguins dominated the glass with a 53-29 rebounding advantage.
Ronalds Elksnis had 19 points and nine rebounds, Sean Price scored 17 points, Stanthony Nelms had 14 points and nine rebounds and Etienne Boutan scored 13 points for the Penguins.
Clark finished the season 14-11, 7-9.