Eagles girls basketball team downs Bothell, Redmond
January 17, 2012
Issaquah won twice last week to move into a tie with Eastlake for second place in the tight Crest Division.
On Jan. 11, Issaquah overcame a slow start but still cruised by host Bothell, 58-28.
Bothell, winless this season, held a surprising 9-7 lead after the first quarter. However, Issaquah outscored the Cougars 17-5 in the second quarter and steadily pulled away for the victory. Issaquah’s Mandie Hill and Mackenzie Wieburg each had 15 points to share game-high honors. Quincey Gibson added eight points.
Kendra Heyer topped Bothell with seven points.
On Jan. 13, Issaquah pulled away to a 10-point lead in the first quarter and cruised to a 53-38 victory against host Redmond.