Mercer Island guard Nigel Seda (10) drives to the hoop during the Islanders’ 65-49 victory over the Liberty Patriots on Dec. 10. Photo courtesy of Don Borin/Stop Action Photography

Mercer Island guard Nigel Seda (10) drives to the hoop during the Islanders’ 65-49 victory over the Liberty Patriots on Dec. 10. Photo courtesy of Don Borin/Stop Action Photography

Boys basketball cruises past Liberty, girls pick up their first win of the season | Mercer Island prep basketball recap

  • Thursday, December 12, 2019 3:30pm
  • Sports

Boys basketball: The Mercer Island boys team improved to 2-1 on the new season with a 65-49 victory over the Liberty Patriots (2-2) on Dec. 10. The Islanders suffered their first loss of the season to the Eastlake Wolves (1-1) in a close 69-68 loss on Dec.6.

Girls basketball: The Mercer Island girls team (1-2) dropped a 48-36 game to the Liberty Patriots on Dec. 11. The Islanders picked up their first win of the season, a 58-43 win over the Shelton Highclimbers (1-3), on Dec. 7.

[flipp]

More in Sports

Leading by example

Senior captains on the Mercer Island wrestling team are leaders on and off the mat.

Islanders boys basketball victorious at ShoWare Center

The Mercer Island boys basketball team jumped out to an early lead… Continue reading

Islanders take on rivals on the hardwood

The Mercer Island basketball teams split their games against the Bellevue Wolverines… Continue reading

Mercer Island boys swim and dive takes first place at Kentridge Invitational

The Islanders finished first as a team and had 14 state-qualifying times at the meet on Jan. 11.

Rallying interest in boys volleyball

Absolute Zero Volleyball Club on Mercer Island hosts annual boys volleyball tournament in March.

Northwest Yeshiva basketball teams face off against Grace Academy

The Northwest Yeshiva boys and girls basketball teams hit the hardwood against… Continue reading

2019: The year in sports for Mercer Island

Athletic success is a staple of the local community.

Mercer Island gymnastics have solid showing at dual-meet

Islanders earn a team score of 160.4, sophomore Rachel Ressmeyer finishes third in all-around.

Boys basketball cruises past Liberty, girls pick up their first win of the season | Mercer Island prep basketball recap

Boys basketball: The Mercer Island boys team improved to 2-1 on the… Continue reading

Boys swim and dive team makes a splash in victory over Bellevue

The Mercer Island boys swim and dive team opened its new season… Continue reading

Mercer Island basketball teams hit the hardwood

The Islanders boys and girls basketball season began on the road against Issaquah on Dec. 3.

Mercer Island wrestlers ready to tilt

The Islanders have a mixture of fresh faces and experienced veterans as they embark on new season.