Oakley wins district championship; local roundup
Oakley's Jace Robinson scored 19 points and the Hornets are headed to the 1A DI state tournament after the 51-46 double-overtime win over Valley.
Kyle Christensen led the Vikings with 15.
The Hornets open the tournament on Thursday, March 5 at Vallivue High School with a 1:15 p.m. tip-off.
Tristan Schroeder had 19 points and Denny Aroyo added 14 and the Shoshone Indians are still alive in the tournament after the 74-56 win over Raft River at CSI.
They will face the Vikings at Murtaugh High School on Tuesday at 7 p.m. in a loser-out game.
The winner advances to the state play-in game against the three seed from District I/II at Weiser High School on February 29 at 3 p.m.
Filer 50, Gooding 48: The Wildcats' Binson Rountree makes a buzzer-beater as time expired to lift Filer past the Senators. The Wildcats advance to the district championship against Kimberly on Tuesday at 7 p.m. at CSI.
Wendell 55, Declo 45: (Update! Wednesday’s game time has switched from 6:30 to 7:30.) It took the Trojans four tries this season, but Wendell finally beat Declo in the second game of the tournament. The Trojans host the Hornets on Wednesday for a winner-to-state play-in game, loser out game. Zane Kelsey ended with 12 and Joe DeMasters added 19 for the Trojans. Sam Mallory, Kaden Ramsey, and Garrett Powell all scored nine for the Hornets.