The score in Friday Harbor boys varsity basketball game against Coupeville December 11 was close throughout the game. Seconds before the half, Wolverine Gavin Mason hit a three-point shot from the corner at the buzzer and sent the Wolverines clearly into the lead.
Gavin Mason battles for a rebound. John Simpson photo
Starting the second half Friday Harbor Wolverines remained in the lead with as much as 10 points ahead. The Wolves mounted a comeback with several three point shots narrowing the lead to 4 points. With less than 1 minute on the play clock Ty Anderson and Ethan Germain went to the foul line and made their shots (4 points) giving the Wolverines a safe cushion to cage the Wolves and secure the win 43-38.
Photographer John Stimpson said it was a very exciting game to watch. Next game is Friday, December 13, 2019 at Nooksack High School. Girls play at 5 pm and Boys at 7:15 pm.
Dylan Roberson battles for a rebound foiling any chance for a Wolves score. John Simpson photo
Kenny Hallock sets up the offensive play. John Stimpson photos
(Left) Gavin Mason jumps to block a Wolves shot. (Right) Ty Anderson races the base line for a two point lay in. John Stimpson photos
Brothers Teagan and Remy August apply tough defense to the Wolves underneath the basket. John Stimpson photo
(Left) Dylan Roberson leaps high on his way to a two point layup. (Right) Ethan Germain launches a three point swisher!John Stimpson photos