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Tag: Richland


Central Valley boys 63, Richland 37 in 4A consolation

By Tyler Hemstreet

Fourth-ranked Central Valley shot a sizzling 59 percent from the field in the first half in running out to a big lead, and cruised to a 63-37 blowout victory over Richland on Friday morning in a Class 4A boys’ basketball consolation game.

The Bears will take on Newport of Bellevue in the fourth/sixth place game at 8 a.m. Saturday.

Central Valley big man Beau Byus was unstoppable inside, going a perfect 9-for-9 from the field on his way to a game-high 20 points.

Austin Rehkow and AJ Knudsen added 12 points apiece for the Bears, who

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Arlington boys 72, Richland 60 in 4A quarterfinals

By Kevin Manning

Watch out for those peaking Arlington High Eagles.

Eighth-ranked Arlington was able to preserve a 72-60 boys’ basketball quarterfinal win over No. 7 Richland at the Tacoma Dome, the school’s first in over 51-years.

Terry Dawn was the Eagles main offensive target – he scored 23 points off of 8-for-17 shooting on the game.

So when the Bombers started keying in on the 6-foot-5 senior, Dawn would look for junior Noah Jones (9-for-11 field goals), who finished with 20 points.

Dawn also had game-highs with 13 rebounds and three blocks.

“It’s about the kids – and the

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