Pelicans, Huskies win youth basketball tourneys
March 25, 2014
Congratulations to the Pelicans, winners of the seventh- and eighth-grade tournament and the Huskies, winners of the sixth-grade tournament in the Issaquah Parks & Recreation boys league.
On the Pelicans roster are Rashon Evans, Bryce Smith, Lucien Berche, Duncan McCulloh, Calvin Jensen, Jarrett Chang-Lam, Connor Rooney, Evan Sanders and Noah Holst. Coaches are Derek Smith and Brian Rooney.
The Pelicans, which completed the season with an 8-2 record, finished the regular season as the fifth seed before heading into the playoffs, where they won three consecutive games to clinch the title.
On the Huskies roster are Drew Cox, Matthew Cromwell, Ryan Curtis, Haydn Hannley, Ryan Hikida, Varun Pradeep, Spencer Smith and Cory Yoshimura. Coaches are Martin Hikida and Ross Yoshimura.
The Huskies amassed a 7-2 record before advancing to the title game.