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Tag: Seattle Prep girls


Seattle Prep girls 36, Wilson 33 in 3A semifinal

By Todd Milles

Not once, but twice – Bethany Montgomery thought she was sending the Wilson High Rams to overtime.

And both times, she and the Rams had their hearts ripped out under the most peculiar of circumstances.

In an ending as controversial and it was climatic, fourth-ranked Wilson fell just short of Seattle Prep, 36-33, in the Class 3A state girls’ semifinals in the Tacoma Dome on Friday afternoon.

The Rams saw their best season in school history in stunning fashion. Meanwhile, what can you say about the No. 5 Panthers – they may not love close games, but

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Seattle Prep girls 46, Kamiakin 39 in 3A quarterfinals

By Kevin Manning

Seattle Prep shut down the Kamiakin’s offense in the fourth quarter to pick up a hard-fought 46-39 win in the quarterfinals of the Class 3A girls’ basketball tournament in the Tacoma Dome.

Michaela Carew (16 points, 6-of-10 field goals) was a puzzle the Braves couldn’t solve – every time the Braves senior Courtney Nelson (15 points, 3-18 FG, 2-5 three-pounters) made a move to the basket, the 6-foot-2 Carew was there to meet her.

Carew, who will be a Montana State walk-on, finished the game with seven rebounds and six blocked shots – three of them late

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