Eastlake snaps Issaquah win streak
December 20, 2011
The Issaquah High School boys basketball team suffered its first loss of the season Dec. 16 when the Eagles fell to host Eastlake, 68-61, in a KingCo Conference 4A contest.
Although senior guard Nick Price scored a season-high 30 points for the Eagles, Issaquah had its coldest shooting game of the season. The Eagles hit just 23 of 71 field goal attempts, and were zero for 23 in the 3-point range.
Fletcher Martin added nine points and pulled down a team-high 10 rebounds for Issaquah, which is 5-1 for the season and 2-1 in league play.
The Eagles led 15-14 after the first quarter, but Eastlake shot ahead in the second period to lead 30-27 at halftime. The Wolves held off Issaquah in the final quarter by outscoring the Eagles, 22-18.
Connor Perry topped Eastlake with 16 points. Five players in all scored in double figures for Eastlake, which is 1-2 in league play and 2-4 for the season.