Spartans boys basketball team loses close game to Knights

The Newport Knights boys basketball team defeated the Skyline Spartans 57-55 in a close game between KingCo 4A rivals on Dec. 15 at Skyline High School in Sammamish. The Spartans dropped to 5-3 overall with the loss. Skyline senior guard Sean Wright (pictured) leaped into the air to try to grab a rebound from Newport post player Alexander Tzekov.