BELLEVUE — Bear Creek outscored Meadowdale 22-11 in the third quarter to pull away from the Mavericks in a 70-46 win in the opening round of the 43rd annual Bellevue College Holiday tournament on Friday.
The Grizzlies advanced to today’s semifinal to face the winner of Oak Harbor and Inglemoor. The Mavericks move on to the consolation bracket to face the loser of the Wildcats and Vikings.
Aidan O’Neill scored 13 points and Jacob Perkins added 10 for the Mavericks. Bear Creek’s Luke Blankenbeckler led all scorers with 16.
At Bellevue College
Bear Creek—Jordan Block 3, Jesse Leuenberger 5, Luke Blankenbeckler 16, Collin Feight 14, James Geiger 2, Jason Linnenkohl 0, Jonny Magee 7, AJ Rial 6, Matt Kaiser 0, Blake Denniston 15. Meadowdale—Landon Hopkins 7, Charlie White 1, Malik Braxton 1, Barrett Carlow 3, Griffin Over 5, Jacob Perkins 10, Collin Costello 6, Chikodi Ezeokeke 0, Aaron Gurley 0, Aidan O’Neill 13. 3-point goals—Carlow, Over, Costello 2, O’Neill 3. Records—Bear Creek 4-1 overall. Meadowdale 4-4.