Yakutat eliminates Angoon 66-51 from C bracket

Yakutat eliminated Angoon from Gold Medal C Bracket play on Wednesday evening by the score of 86-51.


A 15-0 run broke open a four-point game in the first half of play and put Yakutat on top 42-17 with 2:07 remaining in the first half.

Angoon got a rush of baskets by Kevin Mitchell, Travis See and Ben Johnson to close within 18, 45-27 at the break but never got closer than 20 the remainder of the game.

Damien Long led Yakutat with 26 points, Ralph Johnson and Michael Jensen 14 apiece, Jimmy Jensen 12, Joey Mallott nine, Jerry Ridlington seven, Bob Rockwood three and Anthony Mallott one.

Mitchell and Phil Daetwhiler led Angoon with 10 each, Ben Johnson six, Kyle Johnson five, See four, Jeff Duncan, Frank Willis and Albert Kookesh III three apiece, and Jay Booth two.

Yakutat hit 28-44 at the charity stripe, Angoon went 7-12.

• Contact Sports Editor Klas Stolpe at 523-2228 or at klas.stolpe@juneauempire.com.


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