After leading by double-digits in the second half, the Edmonds-Woodway Warriors hung on and defeated the Woodinville Falcons 68-66 in a boys basketball non-conference tilt played Thursday at Woodinville High School.
Brothers Mutdung and Nuer Bol led the way for the Warriors, scoring 21 and 13 points respectively. Teammate Chinedu Acholonu added 13 points in the win.
E-W will go for their third win in three games to start the 2018-2019 season when they travel to Mukilteo Friday to challenge the Kamiak Knights. Tipoff is slated for 7:15 p.m.
In other Warriors sports action on Thursday, the E-W boys swim team picked up two victories, thumping the Cascade Bruins 122-57 and sinking the Mountlake Terrace Hawks 126-43 in a meet held at the West Coast Aquatics Pool in Mill Creek.
Prep Boys Basketball: Edmonds-Woodway at Woodinville, Dec. 6
Edmonds-Woodway 21 22 14 12 — 68
Woodinville 21 14 14 17 — 66
Edmonds-Woodway individual scoring: Mutdung Bol 21, Chinedu Acholonu 13, Nuer Bol 13, Tai Starchman 9, Nikko McNeal 7, Erroll Richards 3, Karsen Tjarneberg 2, Bryan Bunyatipanon, Tollak Crawford, Colin Whitney
Woodinville individual scoring: Cage Schenck 14, Blake Glessner 14, Josiah Bush 13, Layton Duff 12, Evan Riseland 7, Cameron Dick 4, Jackson Messmer 2, Eli Coffman, Trevor Davidson
Records: Edmonds-Woodway 0-0 in 2A/3A Wesco League, 2-0 overall; Woodinville 1-0 in 4A KingCo League, 1-2 overall
Edmonds-Woodway next game: versus Kamiak, Friday, Dec. 7, 7:15 p.m. at Kamiak High School in Mukilteo
Prep Boys Swimming: Edmonds-Woodway vs. Cascade, Mountlake Terrace, Dec. 6
Edmonds-Woodway 122 – Cascade 57
Edmonds-Woodway 126 – Mountlake Terrace 43 (non-conference meet)
Edmonds-Woodway event winners:
— Anton Teplouhov in the 50 Yard Freestyle (23.48)
— Yuteng Wang in the 100 Yard Freestyle (51.45)
— Anton Teplouhov in the 100 Yard Butterfly (55.38)
— Daniel Eno in the 100 Yard Backstroke (1:03.44)
— Jeff Plum in the 200 Yard Freestyle (1:56.65)
— Lukas Mraz, Daniel Eno, Anton Teplouhov, Yuteng Wang in the 200 Yard Freestyle Relay (1:32.78)
— Yuteng Want, Lukas Mraz, Anton Teplouhov, Andrew Rutz in the 200 Yard Medley Relay (1:44.47)
— Niko Inadomi, Jeff Plum, Anthony Edwards, Andrew Rutz in the 400 Yard Freestyle Relay
Records: Edmonds-Woodway 2-0-0 in 2A/3A/4A Wesco League South Conference, 2-0-0 overall; Cascade 1-1-0 in 2A/3A Wesco League South Conference, 2-1-0 overall; Mountlake Terrace 0-2-0 in 2A/3A/4A Wesco League South Conference
Edmonds-Woodway next meet: versus Jackson, Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2:30 p.m. at the West Coast Aquatic Pool in Mill Creek
— By Doug Petrowski