STATE BOYS HOOPS: Renton 59, Sequim 56 (OT)
February 28th, 2013 - 1:23pm
(Yakima) -- Zack Lee swished a 42-footer as overtime expired Thursday
sending the Renton Indians to the State 2A boys semifinals with a 59-56 victory
over the Sequim Wolves at the Yakima Valley SunDome.
Renton (24-2) will play Pullman, a 56-36 victor Thursday over Burlington-Edison
Friday at 3:45.
Sequim (21-5) meets Burlington-Edison in a consolation round matchup
Friday at 9 a.m., needing a win to play for a trophy on Saturday.
KONP airtime Friday will be 8:40 a.m. on the radio at AM 1450 or FM 101.7 and online with a click of the Sequim Wolves logo at www.konp.com.
Sequim trailed in OT
In the extra session, the Wolves trailed by 3 but fought back and tied the score at 56
with 37 seconds left on a pair of free throws by Anthony Pinza.
Lavelle Smith missed a shot for Renton giving Sequim possession with 7 seconds remaining on a
back court inbounds.
Alex Barry got the ball for Sequim, but lost control of his dribble at the mid-court stripe.
Lee corralled the ball, turned towards the basket and eyeballed a trey from the edge of the
The game-winner singed the twine, setting off bedlam in the Renton rooting sections and the jubilant
team mobbed Lee at center court.
Lee finished with 9 points.
Wolves led by 7 in 4th quarter
The Wolves led by 7 with 2:25 remaining in regulation after 2 free throws by
Rory Kallappa made it 49-42.
Renton scored the final 7 points of the fourth quarter with Smith, the game-high scorer
with 17, canning a freebie with 19 seconds to go.
Sequim turned the ball over in the final seconds and Lee missed a chance to win the contest
at the regulation buzzer, his shot circling the rim and out.
Renton was paced by Jonathan Patterson with 10 points, Skykiel Milord 7 and Justin Pienh with 6.
Jayson Brocklesby had 16 for the Wolves, Gabe Carter 12 and Alex Barry chipped in 13.
Scoring by Quarters:
Seq - 06 18 13 12 07 - 56
Ren - 14 13 10 12 10 - 59
Sequim (56) -- Anthony Pinza 2, Donovan Lee 2, Alex Barry 13, Rory Kallappa 5, Jayson Brocklesby 16, Tim Guan 2,
Erik Christensen 4, Gabe Carter 12.
Renton (59) -- Aaron Johnson, James Weatherington 1, Shykiel Milord 7, Donovon Saario 5, Justin Pienh 6,
Jordan Holland 4, Zach Lee 9, Lavelle Smith 17, Jonathan Patterson 10.
FG: Sequim 19-40 (.475), Renton 22-69 (.319)
3 PT FG: Sequim 5-17 (.294), Renton 5-18 (.278)
FT: Sequim 13-20 (.650), Renton 10-25 (.400)
Total Rebounds: Sequim 27, Renton 50
Offensive Rebounds: Sequim 4, Renton 29
Defensive Rebounds: Sequim 23, Renton 21
Free Throw Pts: Sequim 13, Renton 10
Turnovers: Sequim 20, Renton 12
Assists: Sequim 10, Renton 6
Blocked Shots: Sequim 3, Renton 0
Largest Lead: Renton 14, Sequim 6 (8 pts)
Longest Run: Renton 13-3, Sequim 8-2
Lead Changes: 10
Number of Ties: 8
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