Here are the stars of the night for Friday, Dec. 27:
Malakhi Knight, Marysville Getchell boys basketball
Knight, a junior, tallied 29 points, nine rebounds, three assists and two steals in the Chargers’ 66-57 victory over Sammamish at the Mountlake Terrace Holiday Tournament.
Colton Walsh, Meadowdale boys basketball
Walsh, a senior, poured in 26 points and grabbed eight rebounds in the Mavericks’ 72-60 home win over Bremerton.
Maya Erling, Glacier Peak girls basketball
Erling, a junior, netted 13 of her team-high 15 points in the second half as the Grizzlies’ comeback attempt against Class 3A state runner-up Mount Spokane fell just short in a 58-55 loss.
Sam Olson, Monroe boys basketball
Olson, a junior, delivered a game-high 32 points, including 14 in the fourth quarter, in the Bearcats’ 71-68 victory over perennial Class 1A power Lynden Christian.
Nakia Boston, Lynnwood girls basketball
Boston, a senior, recorded 30 points, six rebounds and six assists in the Royals’ 60-50 overtime loss to Eisenhower.
Sam Sylliaasen, Granite Falls boys basketball
Sylliaasen, a senior, scored 15 of his team-high 21 points in the second half in the Tigers’ 52-48 win over Port Townsend. Sylliaasen added 15 rebounds for a double-double.