Cold second quarter dooms Sutherlin in 4A playoff loss

  • as they dropped a 73-52 decision to the Newport Cubs and were eliminated from the OSAA Class 4A boys basketball playoffs.,A cold second quarter was too much to overcome for the Sutherlin Bulldogs on Saturday evening

    “The game got into hyperspeed and that’s not our game,” Sutherlin coach Willis New said. “We allowed their very good half-court trap to bother us with their length and quickness, and we just didn’t move the ball as well as we should’ve.”

    including two 3-pointers. Justin Plechaty came off the bench and scored 11 points in the second quarter. He finished the game with 15.,Oregon West Conference player of the year Kye Blaser scored 25 points for sixth-seeded Newport (17-8)

    and the Bulldogs never recovered.,Sutherlin (17-9) could only manage a two-point field goal by Issac Horn in that period

    “We were taking fast shots and that’s where the game was right there, just a bad second quarter,” sophomore guard Brandon Carr said. Carr finished with 11 points.

    Add to that three offensive fouls called against No. 11 Sutherlin and the period turned into an 18-2 disaster and the Bulldogs found themselves down 37-18 at the break.

    “At some point you say, ‘wait a minute let’s have some consistency,’ and that I think we struggled with,Authentic Adam Shaheen Jersey, because there just wasn’t that consistency,womens Tarik Cohen Jersey,” New said.

    but the Cubs then stretched it out to 54-36 at the end of the third quarter.,Authentic Eddie Jackson Jersey,Sutherlin was able to cut a 22-point Newport lead to 13 in the third period

    Trevor Daniels led Sutherlin with 12 points, hitting four 3-pointers. Albert Christianson added 11 points,womens Leonard Floyd Jersey, converting 3 of 4 free throws. Mason Gill,womens Jonathan Bullard Jersey, the Sky-Em League player of the year, was held to seven points.

    the Bulldogs will also lose Riley Westbrooks to graduation.,Authentic Jonathan Bullard Jersey,womens Eddie Goldman Jersey,In addition to Daniels and Christianson

    Newport, the Oregon West champion, advances to the state tournament. The Cubs will meet Marshfield at 6:30 p.m. Thursday at Forest Grove High School.

    SUTHERLIN (52) — Trevor Daniels 12, Christianson 11, Hagar, Carr 11, Gill 7, Horn 4, Hope 4, Bailey, Westbrooks 3, Merrifield,womens Adam Shaheen Jersey, Bodine. Totals 18 7-10 52.

    NEWPORT (73) — Kyle Blaser 25, Goudy,womens Eddie Jackson Jersey,Authentic Tarik Cohen Jersey, Plechaty 19,Authentic Leonard Floyd Jersey,Authentic Cody Whitehair Jersey, Ponciano 11, Tapia 7,Authentic Kevin White Jersey,womens Cody Whitehair Jersey,Authentic Eddie Goldman Jersey, Fisher 6, Slain 1,womens Kevin White Jersey, Beaudry 4, Martinson, Gonzales. Totals 28 7-10 73.