Temerity Bauer scored 17 points, and Julia Clark had 16 points and 13 rebounds as Green Valley’s girls basketball team earned a 67-62 overtime win over visiting Palo Verde on Tuesday.
Brian Washington’s dunk was the exclamation point on a night where the 6-foot-5-inch senior had 28 points, 11 rebounds, seven assists and six blocks to lead his Spartans’ boys basketball team to an 80-68 victory over visiting Cheyenne on Monday.
Las Vegas’ girls basketball team was just 5-for-27 from the free-throw line, but made four free throws down the stretch to seal the 37-34 home win over Western on Monday.
Carson Balistere scored 22 points Monday as Boulder City’s boys basketball team defeated host Sunrise Mountain, 61-56.
Review-Journal reporters Ben Gotz and Elaine Wilson preview this week’s biggest basketball matchups in Southern Nevada.
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Justice Ethridge scored 18 of her 26 points in the second half Saturday to help Centennial’s girls basketball team to a 53-43 win over defending Oregon Class 6A champion Southridge in the championship game of the Iolani Classic in Honolulu.
Jalen Hill had 23 points as the Clark’s boys basketball team beat Pinncale (Ariz.) 60-52 in the Hoophall West tournament in Scottsdale, Arizona, on Saturday.
Knylen Miller-Levi’s block at the end of the half set up a dominant second half, and Canyon Springs senior Kevin Legardy scored a season-high 35 on the night as the Pioneers took down Legacy at home Friday, 72-54.
Jacob Heese was 11-for-11 from the free-throw line and scored 26 points Friday to lead the Desert Oasis boys basketball team to an 84-78 road win over Sierra Vista.