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Lincoln boys 77, Franklin 69 for 3A third place

By Todd Milles

Once again, senior Tre’Shaun Fletcher got it all rolling for the Abes, giving a master performance in his final game – 31 points, 10 rebounds, four assists, two blocked shots – as the Narrows 3A and West Central District champions claimed third place with a 77-69 victory over Franklin at the state basketball championships Saturday.

“It’s the best finish for a Tacoma (public) school in 11 years, so there’s a lot to be proud of,” Lincoln coach Aubrey Shelton said.

And against the ninth-ranked Quakers (18-11), Fletcher attacked the inside at will. All five of his made

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Lincoln boys 68, Mountlake Terrace 47 in 3A quarterfinals

By Todd Milles

This time, it wasn’t so close.

From the second quarter on, third-ranked Lincoln put on a clinic on how to execute at both ends, and the Abes botted up No. 5 Mountlake Terrace, 68-47, in the 3A boys’ basketball quarterfinals Thursday in the Tacoma Dome.

The Abes and Hawks battled to a one-point game in early December – won by Lincoln, 60-59.

This time around, Mountlake Terrace just could not buy a basket, missing its first eight shots. The Hawks never led.

And Lincoln’s Tre’Shaun Fletcher dominated the game, scoring nine points in the first quarter as

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