CHEHALIS — King’s held Kalama’s Josh Wall, the 1A Trico Most Valuable Player, to just three points as the Knights won 57-48 in the 1A state regional game to advance to the quarterfinals in Yakima.
“Defensively, Wall was the MVP of their league and so holding him to three points was really big for us tonight,” said Knights head coach Rick Skeen.
When asked how they did it, Skeen replied, “David Barhanovich is how we did it.”
Caleb Taylor and Calvin Kispert led on offense for Kings with 14 and 13 points, repsectively, and Kispert led the Knights with eight rebounds.
At WF West H.S.
King’s—Andrew Ayers 10, Brian Hughes 2, Caleb Taylor 14, Reid Jones 3, Josh Alexander 0, David Barhanovich 7, Jacob Storkson 0, Daniel Fouty 4, Calvin Kispert 13, Mason Friedline 4. Kalama—Wall 3, Vossen 14, Shagool 14, Vaughn 0, Bannister 10, Neiman 7, Carter 0, Esary 0. 3-point goals—Ayers 3, Barhanovich 1, Vossen 4, Bannister 1. Records—King’s 19-6 overall. Kalama not reported.