Orcas Christian womens’ basketball defeated the Tulalip Heritage Blackhawks 49-17 in a televised game at Tulalip on Dec. 16. Ashley Madeiros had 11 points and coaches say was a real threat from the outside with three 3-pointers. Other scorers in the game were Maddy Hance (14), Evie Hance (14), Caitlin Fowler (4), Alenna Garcia (4) and Alaena Comrie (2).
The Saints then hosted and defeated Highland Christian on Dec. 18, 44-35, to bring their NW1B league record to 4-1. Scorers in the game were Maddy (17), Evie (16), Madeiros (3), Alaena (2), Maelle Comrie (2), Garcia (2) and Emily Toombs (2).
The men played competitively with top ranked Tulalip Heritage, eventually falling 76-63, in a close game throughout. Cyrus Amour (21 points, 19 rebounds) and Ryan Flint (10 points, 10 rebounds) had “double-doubles.” Michael Harris led the offense with 20 points and Cameron Aragon contributed 12 points, all 3-point shots.