Mt. Edgecumbe boys topple Nikiski

The visiting Mt. Edgecumbe boys notched a 78-41 victory over Nikiski on Wednesday in nonconference action.

Skip Shipton had 29 points for the Braves, while Jaloni Pepper added 28. For Nikiski, Seth Carstens led with 16.

Wednesday boys

Braves 78, Bulldogs 41

Mt. Edgecumbe 21 15 20 22 —78

Nikiski 8 13 11 9 —41

MT. EDGECUMBE (78) — Kasayulie 0 0-0 0, Pepper 9 9-13 28, Olin-Duncan 1 0-1 2, Caspersen 1 1-2 3, Shipton 12 2-3 29, Paul Kewan 4 0-0 8, Edenshaw 4 0-0 8. Totals — 31 12-19 78.

NIKISKI (41) — Anderson 0 2-6 2, Johnson 3 1-2 8, Castro 1 2-2 5, Holloway 1 0-0 3, Malston 1 0-0 3, Tauriainen 1 0-0 2, Carstens 8 0-0 16, Riddall 0 0-0 0, Jackson 0 0-0 0, Pamplin 1 0-0 2. Totals — 16 5-10 41.

3-point goals — Mt. Edgecumbe 4 (Shipton 3, Pepper); Nikiski 4 (Johnson, Castro, Holloway, Malston). Team fouls — Mt. Edgecumbe 13, Nikiski 16. Fouled out — none.

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