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Sept. 28, 2022

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Boys basketball: Mark Morris 72, Hockinson 61

The Columbian

Hockinson scored 30 points in the fourth quarter but it wasn’t enough to catch Mark Morris.

Garrett Berger scored 19 points and Nick Rinck added 18 as the Monarchs (7-3, 2-1) snatched a 2A Greater St. Helens League road win.

Ry Paulsen scored 16 points and Kinai Kiyokawa had 14 for Hockinson (5-6, 0-3).

Mark Morris led 51-31 after three quarters. Behind four 3-pointers, Hockinson scored 30 points in the final quarter but couldn’t pull within striking distance.

“We had too many turnovers,” Hockinson coach Manny Melo said. “They scored on transition and made us pay for our mistakes.”


MARK MORRIS — Joe Tapani 6, Nick Rinck 18, Troy Morrow 1, Masen Baker 12, Connor Stange 1, Garrett Berger 19,Will Burghardt 15. Totals 23 (4) 22-31 72.

HOCKINSON — Kinai Kiyokawa 14, Owen Bell 10, Matt Gospe 2, Ry Paulsen 16, Ryder Poverud 7, Logan Klodt 7, John Crawford 5. Totals 22 (7) 10-15 61.

M. Morris 24 7 20 21–72

Hockinson 15 6 10 30–61

JV — Mark Morris won. C — Mark Morris won.

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