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Sports Brief: Seahawks lose title tilt

Posted: Monday, January 03, 2011

The Nome boys basketball team defeated Seward 44-38 on Saturday to win the ACS-Pepsi Invitational in Anchorage.

Seward trailed 20-14 at the half but came back to make it a 28-25 game heading into the final quarter. Nome scored 16 points in the final period to hold off the Seahawks.

Christian Leckband had 17 points to pace the Nanooks, while Tim Sullivan added 11.

For Seward, Keenan Prochazka had 13 points, while Andrew Buchanan had 10 points.

Nanooks 44, Seahawks 38

Nome 9 11 8 16 --44

Seward 9 5 11 13 --38

NOME (44) -- Blandford 3 1-2 7, Johnson 2 0-0 4, Leckband 7 2-3 17, Sticker 1 2-5 5, Sullivan 3 2-3 11, Wade 0 0-0 0. Totals -- 16 7-13 44.

SEWARD (38) -- Prochazka 5 1-1 13, Lindquist 1 0-0 2, J. Buchanan 0 1-3 1, Thorn 1 0-0 2, Pullins 2 0-0 4, A. Buchanan 3 1-2 10, Terry 3 0-1 6. Totals -- 15 3-7 38.

3-point goals -- Nome 5 (Sullivan 3, Sticker 1, Leckbrand 1); Seward 5 (A. Buchanan 3, Prochazka 2). Team fouls -- Nome 12, Seward 17. Fouled out -- none.

Tourney Awards

Free-throw percentage -- Girls, Seldovia, 55.7; Boys, Barrow, 75.7.

3-point champions -- Girls, Tikigak, 6; Boys, Nome, Tikigak, 19.

Girls all-tournament -- Chelsea Rowles, Eielson; Caitlin Auble, Valdez; Chelsea Clark, Seward; Carrie Ann Kouenna, Tikigak; Dallas Dickerson, ACS; Melissa Gerke, Barrow; Meg Berry, Seward; Sarah Geagel, Seldovia; Lanette Hepa, Barrow; Nicole Smith, Barrow.

Girls MVP -- Devan Johnson, Nome.

Boys all-tournament -- Mike Keener, Eielson; Jakob Pulsifer, Eielson; Adam Sage, Tikigak; Austin Cowley, Kodiak; Tim Sullivan, Nome; Chris Voss, ACS; Andrew Buchanan, Seward; Keenan Prochazka, Seward; Wes Arnes, ACS; Tyler Addams, Barrow.

Boys MVP -- Christian Leckbank, Nome.



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