SPOKANE -- Here is the Class 2B boys quarterfinal preview for Bear Creek vs. W-P
When, where: 2 p.m., today, Veterans Memorial Arena, Spokane
Coaches: Bear Creek: Scott Moe; W-P: T.J. Scott.
Records: Bear Creek 21-4; W-P 21-1
Last state appearance: 2010 (fifth); W-P: 2010 (did not place)
Bear Creek key players: Ryan Strandin, 6-6, sr., 15.1 ppg; Lucas Peterson, 6-3, sr., 12.6 ppg; Luke Blankenbeckler, 5-10, fr., 10.2 ppg; Erik Domas, 6-5, jr., 6.4 ppg.
W-P key players: Zach Bartlow, 6-1, jr., 15.5 ppg, 7.5 rebs; Kris Cady, 6-0, sr., 10.0 ppg; 7.0 reb, 3 assists; 3 stls; Matt Hamilton, 6-4, sr., 9.0 ppg.; 7 rebs, 2 blocks; T.J. Hofer, 5-11, sr., 8.0 ppg; 5 rebs, 3 stls; Dustin Wooderchak, 5-11, jr., 7.5 ppg.
Notes: Bear Creek cruised to Sea-Tac 2B league title with 12-0 record. ... Three of Grizzlies four losses this year have come to Black Hills (2A), Glacier Peak (3A) and Sammamish (3A). The other came to Adna in the WIAA 2B state regional. ... Bear Creek has made a habit of jumping on opponents early, outscoring teams by an average of 15.1-9.6 points in the first quarter.