High school boys basketball

Mariners cage host Tigers in preseason court case

By Staff | Nov 30, 2018
Photo by: Zack Miller Oceanside's Trevor Reed, front, and Gardiner's George Ricker, right, among others, battle for a loose ball during Nov. 29 high school boys basketball game.

Gardiner — The Oceanside boys basketball team came out firing — and on fire — in a preseason road game on Thursday night, Nov. 29 against Gardiner.

The Mariners wasted little time getting hot, as they poured in nearly 80 points, en route to a 78-41 victory over the host Tigers.

Watch video and see more photos below.

The Mariners, led by longtime coach Matt Breen, include seniors Cooper Wirkala, Amos Anderson, Zach Cody, Dustin Cote, Jack Lombardo, Jaden Martin and Trevor Reed; sophomores Landon Willis, Nathan Coombs, Drew Daggett, Cameron Kingsbury, Elliot Lucier and Sam Vose; and freshman Bodhi Ames.

The visitors made quick work of the Tigers as Oceanside led 24-10, 48-21 and 60-33 at the quarter breaks.

Wirkala led Oceanside, and all scorers, with 16 points, while Anderson and Daggett added 12 points; Ames, eight; Cote, seven; Lombardo and Reed, five; Vose and Martin, four; Kingsbury and Willis, two; and Coombs, one.

Luke Stevens keyed Gardiner with nine points, while Casey Gallagher chipped in eight; Matt Boynton, six; Logan Carleton, four; Jackson Tweedy, George Ricker and Hunter Lad, three; Austin Chput and Kyle Adams, two; and Caleb Hudson, one.

Oceanside finished 9-of-11 (81 percent) from the free-throw line, while Gardiner ended 2-of-4 (50 percent).

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Oceanside at Gardiner boys basketball
Gardiner hosts Oceanside on Nov. 29 in high school boys basketball. (Video by: Zack Miller)
Oceanside's Trevor Reed, left, and Drew Daggett, middle, as well as Gardiner's George Ricker. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Oceanside's Cooper Wirkala. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Oceanside's Cooper Wirkala. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Oceanside's Cooper Wirkala, left, and Gardiner's Matt Boynton. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Oceanside's Jack Lombardo. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Oceanside's Cam Kingsbury, left, and Trevor Reed. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Oceanside's Trevor Reed, back, and Gardiner's Casey Gallagher. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Gardiner's Casey Gallagher, left, and Oceanside's Trevor Reed. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Gardiner's Casey Gallagher, left, and Logan Carleton, back, as well as Oceanside's Cooper Wirkala. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Oceanside's Cooper Wirkala, left, and Gardiner's Casey Gallagher. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Oceanside's Jaden Martin. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Oceanside's Jaden Martin, left, and Gardiner's Logan Carleton, middle, Austin Chput and Casey Gallagher, front. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Oceanside's Elliot Lucier, left, and Gardiner's Casey Gallagher, middle, and Logan Carleton. Mariner Nathan Coombs dribbles the ball. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Oceanside's Nathan Coombs. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Oceanside's Sam Vose. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Oceanside's Sam Vose, left, and Gardiner's Logan Carleton. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Oceanside's Dustin Cote, left, and Gardiner's Casey Gallagher. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Gardiner's Casey Gallagher, left, and Austin Chaput, right, as well as Oceanside's Dustin Cote. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Gardiner's Austin Chaput, left, and Oceanside's Elliot Lucier. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Gardiner's Logan Carleton, front, Austin Chaput, middle, and Kyle Adams, right, as well as Oceanside's Elliot Lucier. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Oceanside's Landon Willis, left, and Elliot Lucier, right, as well as Gardiner's Logan Carleton. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Oceanside's Nathan Coombs, middle, and Gardiner's Kyle Adams, as well as others. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Oceanside's Nathan Coombs. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Oceanside's Nathan Coombs, front, and Dustin Cote. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Oceanside's Nathan Coombs, front, and Dustin Cote. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Oceanside's Dustin Cote. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Gardiner's Luke Stevens, left, and Oceanside's Drew Daggett. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Oceanside's Drew Daggett. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Oceanside's Drew Daggett, left, Cooper Wirkala, middle, and Jack Lombardo. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Oceanside's Cooper Wirkala. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
Oceanside's Cooper Wirkala. (Photo by: Zack Miller)
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