Prep boys basketball: Marysville Getchell 80, Granite Falls 78

MARYSVILLE — Omar Sakin-Romulus recovered an offensive rebound and tipped the ball back in at the buzzer for the game-winning basket to give Marysville Getchell a victory over Granite Falls in a nonleague game.

The Chargers tied the game with 18 seconds remaining with a Zander Seymer putback. Marysville Getchell put on a full-court press on the following Granite Falls’ possession and stole the ball to set up the game-winner.

Elijah Jordan led all Chargers’ scorers with 23 points and Nathen Grimm added 19. Dan Matalomani scored 26 points to pace the Tigers in the loss.

At Marysville Getchell H.S.

Granite Falls16162224—78

Marysville Getchell13311620—80

Granite Falls—Brandon Leitzke 4, Riley Larsen 6, Evan West 3, Dan Matalomani 26, Drew Benson 10, Nick Elvrom 2, Karl Spencer 27, Tanner Peep 0, Steven Hyvari 0, Jarek Hitchcock 0. Marysville Getchell—Zander Seymer 18, Kaleb Seymer 11, Nathen Grimm 19, Omar Sakin-Romulus 4, Elijah Jordan 23, Jordan Hurtado 0, Cody Probst 0, Dylan Diedrich , Austin Miller 5, Navdeep Manhas, John McClinton 0. 3-point goals—Larsen, Matalomani 1, Spencer 1, K. Seymer 1, Grimm 2, Jordan 3, Miller 1 . Records—Granite Falls 1-1 overall. Marysville Getchell 1-2.


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