Anacortes runs away from Mount Baker


Mount Baker's boys' basketball team let Anacortes jump out to a 22-1 lead and the Seahawks cruised to a 78-50 win on Monday, Feb. 3, at Anacortes High School. The Mountaineers were led by Reuben Murashov's 15 points.

"We had a better second half, but we had put ourselves in a huge hole," Mount Baker coach Rob Gray said in a phone interview.

Ty Johnson led the Seahawks with 21 points, including five 3-pointers.

Andrew Zender contributed three points and a team-high five rebounds for Mount Baker. Colton Ranson added 14 points in the game.

Mount Baker will try to bounce back at 7:15 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 5, at Meridian.


Mount Baker 11 5 14 20 - 50

Anacortes 23 20 24 11 - 78

Mount Baker: Isaac Gilmore 7, Reuben Murashov 15, Drew Nicol 5, Cody Larson 3, Seth Bass 0, Colton Ranson 14, Conner Brandland 1, Josh Barbo 2, Andrew Zender 3. Team totals: 20-49 8-15 50.

Anacortes: Kaleb Wigen 4, Jake Richards 6, Ty Johnson 21, Tristen Hayes 0, Jordan Neville 12, Daniel McInerney 2, Joe D' Amelio 10, Andrew Medalia 12, Zach Vance 3, Peter Haynes 8. Team totals: 31-57 7-12 78.

3-ptg: Mount Baker 5 (Ranson 3), Anacortes 9 (Johnson 5). Rebounds: Mount Baker 20 (Zender 5), Anacortes 33 (Hayes 9). Assists: Mount Baker 9 (Nicol 2), Anacortes 15 (Neville 5). Fouls: Mount Baker 9 (Fouled out: none), Anacortes 16 (Fouled out: none). Turnovers: Mount Baker 16, Anacortes 12.

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