PREP HOOPS ROUND-UP Local teams go 3-for-4 Wednesday

Wednesday, February 1, 2017 - 21:54

The Eagle River and Chugiak girls basketball teams picked up Cook Inlet Conference wins on Wednesday, Feb. 1.

The Wolves broke into the CIC win column with a 55-36 victory over Service at Eagle River. Eagle River improved to 1-5 in the CIC with the win.

Chugiak bombed away against West, knocking down eight 3-pointers in a 53-20 win at Chugiak. 

Ashlynn Burgess, Randi McMullen, Chasity Horn and Nicole Pinckney each knocked down two 3-pointers. Burgess led the team in scoring, followed by McMullen (11), Horn (10), Pinckney (8), Kassidy Murfin (4), Layla Beam (2), Courtney Kuhlmann (2), and Eva Palmer (2). 

The win lifted Chugiak to 5-1 in the CIC. 

Chugiak and Eagle River will play each other on Friday, Feb. 3 at 6 p.m. at Eagle River.

BOYS

Chugiak 61, West 58

Chugiak held off a late West surge to earn a Cook Inlet Conference boys basketball win Wednesday night at Chugiak. 

The Mustangs led by 10 points going into the fourth, but saw the Eagles trim the lead to just two. 

Jason Lomboard had 11 points to lead Chugiak, which got five points, five assists and five steals from Tyler Trevino. Hunter Harr and Ty Carlos also scored 10 points for the Mustangs, with Carlos hauling in a team-high nine rebounds. The Mustangs improved to 3-3 in the CIC. 

Service 61, Eagle River 56

Eagle River's boys narrowly missed getting a sweep for the school over Service, falling 61-56 Wednesday in Cook Inlet Conference play at ERHS.

Ryan Adkins scored 12 points and Aaron Davis had 11 for the Wolves, who got within three points late in the game after trailing by 15 points going into the fourth quarter. Bryson Rollman had nine points for the Wolves, who also got scoring from Daniel Toribo (8), Savion Wilson (6), Mason Piper (4), Mason Woodsworth (4), and Jacob Thompson (2). 

Nathan Fromm led all scorers with 17 points for Service. 

The Wolves fell to 0-6 in conference play. 

This is a developing story; check back for updates. Coaches can submit scoresheets by emailing [email protected] or texting (907) 205-0082.

Wednesday's scores:

GIRLS

Chugiak 53, West 20

Eagle River 55, Service 36

BOYS

Service 61, Eagle River 56

Chugiak 61, West 58

Friday, Feb. 3

GIRLS

Chugiak at Eagle River, 6 p.m.

BOYS

Chugiak at Eagle River, 7:30 p.m.

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