Liberty boys basketball team falls to unbeaten Bellevue
December 20, 2011
By Bob Taylor
NEW — 10 a.m. Dec. 20, 2011
Tynan Gilmore scored 16 points for the Liberty High School boys basketball team Monday but his efforts were not enough as the host Patriots fell to unbeaten Bellevue 62-42 in a KingCo Conference 3A/2A contest.
Bellevue, a preseason favorite for the conference title, jumped to a 22-7 first-quarter lead and never looked back as the Wolverines pulled away to their fifth victory of the season.
Michael Carlson, of Bellevue, scored a game-high 18 points.
Liberty dropped to 3-4 on the season.
Skyline quarterback earns All-American honors
Skyline High School quarterback Max Browne, who has picked up a several post-season honors already, earned honorable mention on the SI.com list of the top high-school football players in the nation.
Browne, a junior, and Bellevue senior Tyler Hasty, who also earned honorable mention, were the only KingCo Conference players to make the list.