Braves hoop teams conquer Coupeville
June 2, 2021
The La Conner High basketball teams took different routes in Coupeville on Thursday to reach the same destination: Victory Lane.
The Braves squared their season slate at 3-3 with a dramatic 59-57 NW2B triumph when senior point guard Elijah Porter scored in traffic with just one second to play.
The La Conner girls, meanwhile, cruised down Easy Street for their sixth win without a loss, motoring to a convincing 74-15 decision.
For the Braves, taking the more difficult road had its rewards in the end.
“It was nice for us to execute in a close game,” Braves head coach Todd Hinderman tol...