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Buckets in the Basin tournament 2022

by IAN BIVONA
Sports Reporter | June 6, 2022 4:57 PM

EPHRATA — Ephrata High School hosted its Buckets in the Basin Summer Tip Off tournament this past weekend, hosting several varsity and JV teams from around the area. The teams competed throughout the weekend, with Lake Roosevelt winning the varsity bracket and Almira/Coulee-Hartline winning the JV bracket.

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Andrey Sushik advances the ball upcourt in Soap Lake’s matchup against Eastmont.

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A Warden player makes a pass to a teammate in the corner for a three-point attempt.

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The tournament featured competitions in three-point shooting and the vertical jump with the winner being awarded prizes.

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Soap Lake’s Skylor Wilson shoots beyond the three point arc. The Eagles found success shooting the three ball against Eastmont.

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Despite the games not counting towards a team’s records, the competition was still fierce. One Ephrata player needed to have a cut bandaged up during the game.

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Ephrata’s Cody Black catches a pass from a teammate before dishing it out to another player.

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Ephrata coach Rick Walter talks with his players during halftime of the team’s matchup against Lake Roosevelt in the Buckets in the Basin tournament.

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Ephrata’s Travis Hendrick shoots a turnaround jumper in the face of a Lake Roosevelt defender.

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