BELLINGHAM — A sterling first game by freshman Malia Garcia was among the highlights Saturday as the Mount Vernon High School girls' basketball team kicked off its season.
Garcia led the Bulldogs with 11 points in a game in which Meridian outscored the Bulldogs by 15 points in the fourth quarter for a 54-30 win at home.
Orcas Island Vikings 61,
Concrete Lions 30
CONCRETE — Concrete's Kylie Clark had 13 points and nine rebounds, and Sierra Rensink added 13 points and eight rebounds against the Vikings.
Ashley Parker had nine rebounds and four assists for Concrete (1-1).
Orcas Island Vikings 63,
Concrete Lions 19
CONCRETE — The Vikings came out on top in the first game of the season for both teams.
Owen Aamot led the Lions with seven points.