Issaquah wins two at Max Preps
The Issaquah boys lost their opener at the Max Preps Holiday Classic, 56-51 to Westchester, Calif., before rebounding for a pair of wins.
The Eagles beat Sunny Slope (Ariz.) 61-57 and came back to win a 68-58 game over Beverly Hills (Calif.). Harvard Westlake (Calif.) took a 61-58 contest from Issaquah to claim 13th place.
Jackson became the first non-California school to win the boys tournament, beating Capital Christian (Calif.) by nine points in the championship game.
Eastlake third in Southern California
Eastlake won a pair of games at the Estancia/Tustin Coast Classic, beating Sunny Hills (Calif.) 78-68 to open the tournament and taking the third-place game in overtime, 73-72 over Western (Calif.).
Crusaders make finals at Chaminade Christmas Classic
Eastside Catholic also trekked south, finishing the Chaminade Christmas Classic as the runner up after a 60-49 loss to the hosts.
The Crusaders began the tournament with a 82-49 win over Bishop Manogue (Nev.) before coming back to beat St. Bonaventure (Calif.) 90-41 and Valencia (Calif.) 71-69.
Skyline splits pair
Skyline stayed home for the holidays, losing a 64-37 game to Wilson (Tacoma) before coming back to beat Clover Park (Lakewood) 72-60.