Cardinals' Men's Basketball advance to championship
The Cardinals beat Medicine Hat College in a semifinal game of the CDA INN-vitational 85-69. In earlier games Wenatchee Valley defeats Fairchild 92-76. Grays Harbor outlasted Blue Mountain Community College 73-65 and Elite Prep surpassed Lethbridge 91-63 in the first semifinal game.
Sophomore Sam Dowd had phenomenal game shooting 80% from the floor for a total of 29 points and 7 assists, both game highs. Markus Golder recorded 22 points and a game high 10 rebounds. Off the bench Freshman Niko Bevens added a solid 14 points and sophomore guard Adam Gotteli added 6 points.
In the final day of the tournament, December 30, the Cardinals will face Elite Prep in the night cap at 7:30pm. In the consolation bracket, Lethbridge faces Grays Harbor CC at 3:30pm, and Wenatchee Valley takes on Medicine Hat College.
All Cardinals games can be viewed on the Cardinal webcast at www.nic.edu/athletics.
Head Men's Basketball Coach, Corey Symons
(208) 769- 3352 or Corey.Symons@nic.edu