December 22, 1997
Select team wins Thanksgiving tourney
(back row, l.-r.) Jeff Grimes, Duke Welker, Dan Morales, Tyler Nichols. (front row, l.-r.) Gregory Haslam, Michael Burroughs, Sam McVey, Nick Hall, Jeff Lombard, Matt Tuiososopo, Kevin Grimes, Chris Parks. Coaches are Bob Nichols (l.) and Doug Hall (r.)
The Woodinville boys 6th grade select basketball team won the 1997 Juanita Thanksgiving shootout tournament. The 3-day competition featured 16 teams. Woodinville played Mt. Si select Nov. 28 winning 54 to 31. On Nov. 29 Woodinville outscored Bellevue 46 to 26 and then was victorious over Mercer Island by a score of 65 to 57. On Sunday Woodinville played Seattle Style in the championship game. The final score in the close game was 48 to 47.