Nooksack Valley’s boys’ basketball team defeated Blaine 50-43 in a nonconference game on Tuesday, Dec. 2, at Nooksack Valley.
The win was the first in one year and nine months for the Pioneers, coach Chris Scrimsher said.
“It’s a pretty exciting night for Nooksack,” he said in a phone interview. “The boys have been working extremely hard in practice. It was nice to see the fundamentals we’ve been working on make a difference.”
Connor Beard led the Pioneers at the point guard position and only committed one turnover, Scrimsher said. Noah Rawls and Aaron Bosscher also stood out in the historic victory.
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Nooksack Valley takes on Squalicum at 7:15 p.m. Friday, Dec. 5, at Squalicum. Blaine hosts Meridian at 7:15 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 4.