With the regular season almost over for high school basketball, this weekend’s games pitted each local high school against a competitor from Crosstown:
(Chief Sealth #10, Delaney Sipila)
CHIEF SEALTH IHS @ WEST SEATTLE HS: Friday night, the Seahawks visited the Wildcats. West Seattle college teams won both games. WSHS girls, coached by Darnel Taylor, are 9-3 after the 59-24 victory. The CSIHS girls, coached by Mario Martinezare 5-8.
(West Seattle #10, Kaydinse Piersol)
The West Seattle boys, coached by Dan Krileyare 9-3 after their 72-39 victory over the Chief Sealth boys, coached by Colin Slingbywho are 4-9 years old.
(WSHS #23, Max Holliman and CSIHS #1, Messiah Alefaio)
Both schools have home games on Wednesday — West Seattle teams host Garfield, Chief Sealth teams host Franklin.
SEATTLE LUTHERAN VS. SUMMIT ATLAS: The other crosstown-competitor basketball battle took place this afternoon, as Seattle Lutheran High SchoolThe men’s team (no women’s team this year) hosted Summit Atlas.
(Summit Atlas #3 Rafael Vazquez & Seattle Lutheran #20 Julian Nevan-Mazetti)
The Summit Atlas Orcas returned home to Arbor Heights with the win, 41-38 over the SeaLu Saints.
The top scorer was SLHS #5, Khalil Joseph-Taylor (above)with 23 points – followed by SAHS #14, yahya ahmedwith 19.