Comets fall in first round at state tourney
March 10, 2022
Photos by Todd Wilson
The season ended for the Naselle boys basketball team on Wednesday in the opening round of the State 1B tournament in Spokane when they lost to the Northwest Yeshiva Lions, 60-48.
Joe Strange led the Comets with 13 points and six steals. Kolten Lindstrom added 11 points and three assists. Jason Harman had a double double with 10 points and 10 rebounds. Jacob Pakenen had six points. Craig Reitz and Jacob Lindstrom contributed three points apiece. Clay Bergeson had two points and seven rebounds.
Naselle 12 16 7 13 --48
NW Yeshiva 25 5 18 12 **60
Yoel Kintzer scored 22 points for the Lions, and Victor Maimon and Aryeh Goldbrg added 12 points each.
The Comets took second in district this season and had a 10-2 league record, 14-9 overall.