Tonasket boys earn second non-league win

COULEE DAM – Tonasket used a 16-7 edge in the second quarter to distance itself from Lake Roosevelt in a non-league boys basketball game on Tuesday, Dec. 4, and went on to defeat the Raiders 57-44.

Dyllan Gage led a balanced scoring attack with 18 points, with Trevor Terris adding 12 points and Derek Sund 10.

The Tigers led 16-12 after one quarter behind seven points from Gage and a 3-pointer by Terris, but Sund’s six second quarter points nearly matched Lake Roosevelt’s output as the Tigers led 32-19 at the half.

Gage added seven rebounds and three assists; Terris had six rebounds and three steals; Michael Orozco had six assists and four steals; and Colton Leep pulled down seven rebounds, including five at the offensive end.

The Tigers (2-0) host Oroville on Friday, Dec. 7.