SEDRO-WOOLLEY — Mabel Gahan led the Sedro-Woolley girls' basketball team to its first Northwest Conference win Monday night.
Gahan scored a game-high 30 points as the Cubs defeated the Bellingham Bayhawks 48-41.
"We’re still playing shorthanded since game three of the season due to COVID and injuries," Sedro-Woolley coach Danny Crosby said, "but these Cubs continue to work hard."
Heather Vanderbeek finished the game with 10 points for Sedro-Woolley.
Crosby highlighted the improvement of Nadine Stratton, who finished with 13 rebounds and five points.
The Cubs are 3-7 overall and 1-4 in conference.
Shoreline Christian Chargers 67,
Concrete Lions 21
SHORELINE — The Chargers handed the Lions their third loss in a row.
Payton Dickinson led Concrete with 13 points and 10 rebounds. Ashlyn Morgareidge grabbed a season-high seven rebounds.
Concrete coach Kevik Rensink said Alexa Dalton enjoyed a solid game with six rebounds, three points and two steals.
The Lions fell to 2-8 on the season.
Sedro-Woolley Cubs 66,
Bellingham Redhawks 61
BELLINGHAM — The first Northwest Conference victory for Sedro-Woolley came courtesy over a feisty Bellingham squad.
Sedro-Woolley rallied from a 9-2 deficit to lead 39-30 at halftime and never trailed in the second half.
The Cubs’ Jerome Mathias poured in 32 points — including all 16 of his team’s points in the first quarter — and Owen Schieb finished with 13.
"Jerome put us on his back early to keep us in the game," Sedro-Woolley coach Chris Spencer said.
The Cubs are 3-7 overall and 1-6 in conference.
Burlington-Edison Tigers 65,
Mariner Marauders 62
BURLINGTON — Bennett Howe scored a team-high 21 points as the Tigers improved to 6-4 with the nonconference win.
Connor Anderson finished with 19 points and Zach Watson chipped in 15 for the home team.