Vikings' season ends against Nighthawks
Oakesdale girls dominate Garfield-Palouse in consolation semifinal
February 23, 2023
DAYTON - Two familiar Whitman County foes in the Garfield-Palouse Vikings and Oakesdale Nighthawks girls basketball teams faced off on Feb. 15 to determine who would face Sunnyside Christian in the 1B District 9 consolation bracket final.
The win would go to Oakesdale, who beat Garfield-Palouse 54-23 in a dominant showing.
The Lady Vikings opened the game with a 4-0 advantage, keeping the Nighthawks offense to the perimeter and limiting opportunities for points from inside the paint.
Oakesdale started to get more and more rebounds and, as a result, opened the full-court offense that had wo...