Washington High School Basketball - Kent-Meridian can't hold off Mt. RainierJanuary 8, 2020: Des Moines, WA 98198
The Kent-Meridian Royals basketball team (Kent, WA), was nudged 61-55 in Wednesday's league battle with the host Mt. Rainier Rams (Des Moines, WA)
The Rams now possess a 7-5 record. They put it on the line next when they host Kennedy Catholic for a 4A North Puget Sound - Cascade battle on Friday, January 10. Mt. Rainier will battle a Lancers team coming off a 78-74 league loss to Kentwood (Covington, WA). The Lancers record now stands at 7-5.
The Royals (2-9) will now prepare for their battle against Kentridge (Kent, WA). The Chargers come into the 4A North Puget Sound - Cascade battle with a 8-4 record. In their last battle, Kentridge edged Tahoma (Maple Valley, WA), 57-47, in a league battle.