Northwest NEWS

June 29, 1998

Sports

Woodinville High School Falcon girls basketball team finish 4th

   The Woodinville High School Falcon girls basketball team finished 4th at the Port Angeles Summer Solstice Tournament June 20-21. Hafeeza Rashid and Lindsey Brown led the balanced Falcon attack with six each as they were defeated by a tough Rainier Beach team. After dropping a early lead against a select North Kitsap team. Kari Morris hit a three pointer with 15 seconds to go to put the game into overtime. North Kitsap jumped out early in the OT period to pull off the upset. Brown, Jessie Morris and Tristen Johnson led the Falcon scorers with six each. Woodinville had trouble handling the aggressiveness of Port Angeles in the 3rd game as Brown led all scorers with nine points. The Falcons came from 12 points down against the Haney Lightning team out of Canada to win an overtime thriller 39-36. The Falcons were down 15-3 then switched to a tough pressure defense to halt the Haney charge. Hafeeza Rashid hit an eight-foot jump shot with three seconds to go to put the game into overtime. Rashid also was the leading scorer with 11 points.