>Baker City Herald | Baker County Oregon's News Leader

Baker news NE Oregon Classifieds Web
web powered by Web Search Powered by Google

Follow BakerCityHerald.com

Baker City Herald print edition

view all Baker City Herald print publications »

The Baker City Herald is now online in a Replica E-edition form and publishes Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. Current subscribers have full access to the E-edition.

View Paper

If you are not a current subscriber, subscribe today for immediate access.

Subscribe


AP Sports Video

To view this site, you need to have Flash Player 8.0 or later installed. Click here to get the latest Flash player.

AP Sports Headlines

  • Cubs hire Maddon as manager, fire Renteria
    CHICAGO (AP) -- Joe Maddon has been hired as manager of the Cubs after the team fired Rick Renteria....
  • Kentucky earns No. 1 nod in AP preseason poll
    The story seems to be the same every season at Kentucky: Lose star players to the NBA, replace them with another group of one-and-doners, compete for a national championship....
  • Michigan athletic director Dave Brandon resigns
    ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) -- Michigan athletic director Dave Brandon resigned Friday, setting the stage for new leadership at the top of one of the nation's most prominent athletic departments....
  • Giants players smile, mug for crowd during parade
    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Under gray skies and a steady mist, tens of thousands of San Francisco Giants fans watched their favorite players take photos, wave and mug for the crowd from atop double-decker buses, as the team's victory parade wound through downtown on its way to City Hall....

Recent article comments

Powered by Disqus

Home arrow Sports arrow Baker boys top Payette

Print

Baker boys top Payette

By Gerry Steele

This e-mail address is being protected from spam bots, you need JavaScript enabled to view it

PAYETTE — Baker evened its preseason boys basketball record at 1-1 Saturday after defeating Payette 55-51 in a nonleague contest.

Baker jumped to a double-digit first-half lead then held Payette off in the second half for the win.

“We got off the bus really well,” said Baker coach Joel Richardson.

“We didn’t shoot the ball well from the perimeter, but took care of the basketball. I was really pleased with the way we responded after losing our opener to Vale.”

Baker forged a 27-15 halftime lead. Payette battled back to tie the game in the fourth quarter, but Baker managed to regain the lead for good.

“We started trading free throws for baskets,” Richardson said.

“Kyle Srack got a steal and was fouled near the end of the fourth quarter. He made both free throws to give us a comfortable lead.”

Baker was 21-of-28 from the free throw line in the game, 18-of-21 in the second half.

Mason Cline led Baker with 25 points — including 15-of-20 from the free throw line — and eight rebounds.

Srack added 14 points and four rebounds.

Baker committed just 13 turnovers in the game.

The Bulldogs (1-1) travel to Fruitland Tuesday.

BAKER (55)

   Cline 5 15-20 25, Srack 5 4-6 14, LeaMaster 3 0-0 6, Baxter 1 0-0 2, Scott 1 0-0 2, Hayes 2 2-2 6, Gulick. Totals 17 21-28 55.

PAYETTE (51) - 

   Z. Allen 8 3-3 22, Nunez 4 3-10 11, Herrera 4 2-4 10, C. Allen 2 0-2 4, Judd 1 0-0 2, Serrano 1 0-0 2, Delbor, Grant. Totals 20 8-21 51.

Baker     -                  16 11 14 14 — 55

Payette                    -  6   9 19 17 — 51

     Three-point baskets — Z. Allen 3. Fouled out — unavaiable. Total fouls — unavailable. Technicals — none.

Print

blog comments powered by Disqus
News
Local / Sports / Business / State / National / Obituaries / Submit News
Opinion
Editorials / Letters / Columns / Submit a letter
Features
Outdoors / Go Magazine / Milestones / Living Well
Baker Herald
About / Contact / Commercial Printing / Subscriptions / Terms of Use / Privacy Policy / Commenting Policy / Site Map
Also Online
Photo Reprints / Videos / Local Business Links / Community Links / Weather and Road Cams / RSS Feed

Follow Baker City Herald headlines on Follow Baker City Herald headlines on Twitter

© Copyright 2001 - 2014 Western Communications, Inc. All rights reserved. By Using this site you agree to our Terms of Use