Here is a look back at Wednesday night’s high-school basketball action:
AUBURN — Riley Butler hit the winning basket as the shot clock expired with 3.7 seconds left in the game, giving Kentlake a 36-34 victory over Olympia Wednesday night in the West Central 4A District girls basketball tournament.
The victory in the loser-out game leaves the Falcons one victory from a spot in next week’s state tournament. Kentlake plays Mount Tahoma or Rogers at 8 p.m. Saturday at Foss High School in a loser-out game for the district’s No. 4 berth to state.
Six teams in the 16-team district tournament will advance to the Class 4A state tournament March 3-6 at the Tacoma Dome.
Butler, a senior, finished with nine points, 10 rebounds and six steals for Kentlake. Teammate Morganne Comstock had 13 points, 16 rebounds and six steals.
Northwest 3A District
Lynnwood 61, at Mount Vernon 46
Sophomores Mokun Fajemisin and Meghan Cross each scored 16 points to put the Royals in the district semifinals. Fajemisin also had six rebounds, five steals and five blocked shots, and Cross made four steals for Lynnwood, which plays Meadowdale at 6 p.m. Saturday at Glacier Peak.
Meadowdale 74, Everett 44
Sophomore guard Margreet Barhoum scored a career-high 31 points on 13-of-18 shooting, and Julia Fjortoft added 21 points, 10 steals and six assists as the Mavericks breezed. Everett plays Mount Vernon in a loser-out game Saturday.
At Shorecrest 58, Sedro-Woolley 46
India Matheson scored 18 points and Shannon Schacle 15 for the Scots, who led 26-5 after the first quarter and were up by 26 going into the final period. Shorecrest plays Ferndale in the district semifinals at 8 p.m. Saturday at Glacier Peak.
At Ferndale 56, Glacier Peak 52
Erica Locker scored 21 for the Golden Eagles, who went on a 17-4 run in the second quarter to knock the Grizzlies into a loser-out game. Glacier Peak hosts Sedro-Woolley Saturday.
Tri-District 1A Tournament
At King’s 66, Cedar Park Christian 25
Karl Clocksin scored 16, Daniel Cheledinas added 13 and Ryan Hoff finished with 10 in the Knights’ win.
At Vashon 60, Seattle Academy 36
Alex Wegner scored 29 and John Gage finished with 12 in Vashon’s victory.