Sultan jumps ahead early, rolls to girls baskeball victory

Herald staff

SULTAN – The Sultan Turks were ahead 16-5 at the end of the first quarter and continued their dominance throughout the game by picking up a 72-26 victory over Friday Harbor in a girls non-conference basketball game.

“We had a good team effort, both offensively and defensively,” Sultan coach Matt Koehler said.

The Turks were led by Lola Nelson, who scored 17 points and added nine rebounds, and Natalia Valdez who grabbed 10 rebounds to go along with her seven points and five steals.

“We had 25 team assists and held them to only six field goals,” Koehler said.

Sultan is 1-1 overall. Friday Harbor fell to 1-2.


Friday Harbor-Earley 8, Brown 7, Carton 5, Domico 2, Reitan 2, Pereich 2. Sultan-Nelson 17, Cramer 13, Graham 12, Davenport 8, Brown 8, Valdez 7, Logsdon 3, Beedle 2, Szypulski 2. 3-point goals-Earley 1. JV score-Sultan 66, Friday Harbor 17. Records-Friday Harbor 1-2 overall. Sultan 1-1.

BOYS BASKETBALL

  • Friday Harbor 65, Sultan 53: Tyler Williams made three 3-point shots and scored 24 points for Friday Harbor in the non-conference victory.


    Sultan

    14

    11

    15

    13

    53

    Friday Harbor

    9

    23

    14

    19

    65


    Sultan-Nelson 12, Agnew 11, Hernandez 10, Loseben 9, Webster 7, Cotternail 2, Powers 2. Friday Harbor-Williams 24, Coulter 18, Cornell 8, Laktz 8, Posenjak 5, Percich 2. 3-point goals-Williams 3, Cornell 2, Nelson 2, Hernandez 2. JV score-Friday Harbor 40, Sultan 35. Records-Sultan 1-2 overall. Friday Harbor 3-

    Talk to us

    > Give us your news tips.

    > Send us a letter to the editor.

    > More Herald contact information.

  • More in Sports

    Shorewood’s Netan Ghebreamlak prepares to take a shot as Edmonds-Woodway’s Kincaid Sund defends in the Warriors’ 2-1 victory Wednesday night at Shoreline Stadium. (Aaron Coe / The Herald)
    E-W weathers Shorewood’s storm in battle of soccer unbeatens

    Alex Plumis’ 72nd-minute goal completed the comeback as the Warriors topped the Stormrays.

    Seattle Seahawks new NFL football head coach Mike Macdonald speaks during an introductory press conference, Thursday, Feb. 1, 2024, in Renton, Wash. (AP Photo/Stephen Brashear)
    New coach Macdonald wants his Seahawks to forge own legacy

    The pictures of iconic moments from the Pete Carroll era have been removed from Seattle’s training facility.

    X
    Prep roundup for Wednesday, April 17

    Prep roundup for Wednesday, April 17: (Note for coaches/scorekeepers: To report results… Continue reading

    Glacier Peak’s Karsten Sweum (10) celebrates after a run during a baseball game between Jackson and Glacier Peak at Glacier Peak High School on Tuesday, April 16, 2024 in Snohomish, Washington. Glacier Peak won, 5-3. (Annie Barker / The Herald)
    Glacier Peak baseball blanks Jackson, 3-0

    Karsten Sweum’s home run and 14 strikeouts helps the Grizzlies past the Timberwolves.

    The Winnipeg Jets’ Nikolaj Ehlers (27) scores on Seattle Kraken goaltender Philipp Grubauer (31) during the second period of their game Tuesday in Winnipeg, Manitoba. (Fred Greenslade/The Canadian Press via AP)
    Kraken need to consider effort levels when building roster

    With a playoff-less season winding down, Seattle’s players are auditioning for next season.

    The Herald's Athlete of the Week poll.
    Vote for The Herald’s Prep Athlete of the Week for April 8-14

    The Athlete of the Week nominees for April 8-14. Voting closes at… Continue reading

    X
    Prep roundup for Thursday, April 18

    Prep roundup for Thursday, April 18: (Note for coaches/scorekeepers: To report results… Continue reading

    X
    Prep roundup for Tuesday, April 16

    Prep roundup for Tuesday, April 16: (Note for coaches/scorekeepers: To report results… Continue reading

    Archbishop Murphy players celebrate during a boys soccer game between Archbishop Murphy and Arlington at Arlington High School on Monday, April 15, 2024 in Arlington, Washington. (Annie Barker / The Herald)
    Archbishop Murphy routs Arlington 7-0 in boys soccer

    Gabe Herrera scores a hat trick, and Zach Mohr contributes two goals for the Wildcats.

    Chicago Cubs shortstop Dansby Swanson, top, forces out the Seattle Mariners’ Jorge Polanco (7) at second base and makes the throw to first for the double play against Mariners’ Ty France to end the eighth inning of Sunday’s game in Seattle. (AP Photo/Lindsey Wasson)
    Hitting woes plague Mariners again in series loss to Cubs

    Seattle ended the weekend 6-10, and the offense has been the main culprit.

    Seattle Seahawks quarterback Geno Smith may have been a Pro Bowler, but should Seattle consider prioritizing a quarterback in the NFL draft? (AP Photo/Chris O’Meara)
    Should Seahawks prioritize quarterback in draft?

    A challenger to Geno Smith is something worth considering for Seattle.

    X
    Prep roundup for Monday, April 15

    Prep roundup for Monday, April 15: (Note for coaches/scorekeepers: To report results… Continue reading

    Support local journalism

    If you value local news, make a gift now to support the trusted journalism you get in The Daily Herald. Donations processed in this system are not tax deductible.