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Tag: Arlington


Garfield boys 80, Arlington 68 for 4A third place

By Kevin Manning

Tucker Haymond and the No. 1 Bulldogs did not want to leave Tacoma with another round of disappointment – and they didn’t in clinching third place after an 80-68 victory over Arlington for third place in the Class 4A state boys’ basketball championships at the Tacoma Dome on Saturday afternoon.

A night after dropping a heartbreaking semifinal decision to Curtis, it was Haymond who set the tone Saturday, scoring 24 points on 8-of-18 shooting from the field.

“It was real tough,” he said of Friday’s semifinal loss. “I leave everything out on the court – I put

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Jackson boys 68, Arlington 41 in 4A semifinal

Eric D. Williams

Second-ranked Jackson’s bid for its first Class 4A state boys’ basketball title is still alive. And so is its perfect record after a 68-41 victory over Arlington.

The Timber Wolves wasted little time in deflating WesCo rival Arlington’s confidence in this one, jumping out to a 44-21 lead and coasting to the team’s third win this season over the Eagles (22-4).

Jackson (26-0) shot an impressive 9 of 18 from the 3-point line in the game.

Jason Todd led the Timber Wolves with 20 points and nine rebounds. Teammate Dan Kingma finished with 19 points, shooting 5

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