Issaquah boys go 1-3 in national tournament
January 7, 2014
The Issaquah High School boys basketball team spent a portion of its winter break competing in the prestigious, invitation-only MaxPreps Holiday Classic in Palm Springs, Calif.
The Eagles went 1-3 in the four-day tournament, featuring top teams from across the country.
Issaquah opened the competition with a 56-51 loss to Westchester, of California, last year’s tournament champion. The teams followed that performance with a 62-51 loss to Arizona’s Sunnyslope High School on Dec. 27.
The Eagles captured their only victory of the tournament with a 68-56 win over Beverly Hills High School on Dec. 28. Issaquah lost to California’s Harvard Westlake 61-58 in its final game.