Window Rock 61 Bulldogs 59
The Window Rock Scouts roared from behind to defeat the Winslow Bulldogs in an Enchantment Region basketball game played in Window Rock on Jan. 9. The win improved the Scouts' record to 11-9 for the season and 2-0 in the region. Winslow fell to 6-9 for the season and 1-3 in the region.
Window Rock led 16-10 after the first period, but the Bulldogs held a 27-26 margin at the intermission. The Bulldogs led 45-38 after three periods but couldn't withstand a 23-14 Scout advantage in the fourth quarter.
Bryan Curtis led the Bulldogs with 18 points. Manuelito Shirley was also in double figures with 18 points for Winslow.
Elcaro Lee paced the Scouts with a game high 21 points. Lawrence Hickson and Augustine Anderson each scored 13 for the victors.
Winslow 10 17 18 14 - 59
Window Rock 16 10 12 23 - 61
Winslow: Seth Davis 6, Ron Jones 9, Manuelito Shirley 14, Bryan Curtis 18, Sherone Lee 4 and Hesston Yazzie 8.
Window Rock: Brian Yazzie 3, Lawrence Hickson 13, Augustine Anderson 13, Asa-Ryan Begaye 9, Lyle Thompson 2 and Elcaro Lee 21.
Winslow 96 Ganado 87
The Winslow Bulldogs defeated the Ganado Hornets 96-88 in a high scoring Enchantment Region basketball game played at Ganado on Saturday. The win improved the Bulldogs' record to 7-9 for the season and 2-3 in the region. Ganado fell to 6-10 for the season and 0-2 in the region.
Winslow led 26-21 at the end of the first period, but the Hornets led 46-45 at the intermission. The Bulldogs were back on top 63-61 after three periods in the high-octane contest that saw Winslow score 33 fourth period points to 26 for the Hornets.
Bryan Curtis led the Bulldogs and all scorers with 32 points. Winslow had four players in double figures as Hesston Yazzie with 22 points, Seth Davis with 20 points and Manuelito Shirley with 16 points also tallied in double digits.
Ganado had five players in double figures led by Lavon Salabye with 20 points. Ty Lynch with 17 points, Cody Mueller with 15 points and both Jay Taliman and Kasey Bluehouse with 13 points scored in double digits for the Hornets.
Winslow was to host Greyhills on Tuesday and will play at Pinon on Saturday. The Bulldogs had a game with Tuba City on Friday, Jan. 12 postponed due to snow. That game will be played at a later date.
Winslow 26 19 18 33 - 96
Ganado 21 25 15 26 - 87
Winslow: Seth Davis 20, Ron Jones 1, Manuelito Shirley 16, Bryan Curtis 32, Jonathan Upshaw 5 and Hesston Yazzie 22.
Ganado: Lavon Salabye 20, Ty Lynch 17, Cody Mueller 15, Nathan Salabye 8, Jay Taliman 13 and Kasey Bluehouse 13.