Cle Elum-Roslyn girls basketball

Warriors senior shooting guard/point guard Avalon DeWitt (3), freshman post Gwen Ellison (44) and junior shooting guard Nikole Anderson (20) defend against Granger senior guard/forward Cassandra Herrera Tuesday at Walter Strom Middle School in Cle Elum.

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Gwen Ellison led the Cle Elum-Roslyn High School girls basketball team (5-4 overall, 1-2 Eastern Washington Athletic Conference West) with 10 points, three rebounds, two blocks, two steals and an assist Tuesday at Walter Strom Middle School in Cle Elum, but the 10th-ranked rival Spartans (8-2, 3-1) won their fifth in a row.

Maddy Kretschman served up three assists, Isabelle Martin and Rachael Bator pulled down seven and six respective rebounds, and Bator swiped three steals.

Next for Cle Elum-Roslyn is a game at Highland (6-5, 2-3), which accepted a 1-0 forfeit Tuesday in Kittitas, scheduled for 6 p.m. Friday in Cowiche.

Granger 42, Cle Elum-Roslyn 25

GRA 9 10 12 11 — 42

CER 6 4 10 5 — 25

SCORING — Cle Elum-Roslyn (5-4, 1-2): Gwen Ellison 10, Gracie Glondo 4, Isabelle Martin 3, Maddy Kretschman 2, Avalon DeWitt 2, Rachael Bator 2, Nikole Anderson 2. 3-pointers — None. Totals 12 1-5 25.

HIGHLAND 1, KITTITAS 0

The Kittitas High School girls basketball team (3-8 overall, 0-3 Eastern Washington Athletic Conference) ceded a forfeit to the Scotties (6-5, 2-3) Tuesday in Kittitas.

Next for Kittitas is a game at No. 20 Goldendale (6-3, 2-2) scheduled for 6 p.m. Friday.

NO. 5 ELLENSBURG AT EAST VALLEY

The Ellensburg High School girls basketball team (11-0 overall, 3-0 Central Washington Athletic Conference) found its game at East Valley (5-5, 3-0) canceled Tuesday, so instead they are scheduled to play at No. 12 Prosser (10-2, 4-0) at 6 p.m. Friday.

BOYS’ BASKETBALL

KITTITAS 44, HIGHLAND 41

Nathan Varnum led the Coyotes (6-6 overall, 2-2 Eastern Washington Athletic Conference West) with 22 points and four rebounds at home Tuesday in Kittitas’ fourth win in a row.

Conner Coles went for 12 points, made the Coyotes’ only 3-pointer in the first quarter, wrangled eight rebounds and helped to hand Highland (1-10, 0-5) its seventh consecutive loss.

Next for Kittitas, fourth in the West behind No. 18 Cle Elum-Roslyn (7-1, 3-0), Mabton (6-6, 3-0) and No. 22 White Swan (6-3, 3-1), is a game at fifth-place Goldendale (5-4, 2-2) scheduled for 7:30 p.m. Friday.

Kittitas 44, Highland 41

SCORING — Kittitas (6-6, 2-2): Nathan Varnum 22, Conner Coles 12, Michael Towner 6, Terry Huber 2, Carlos Villa 2. Totals 15 13-23 44.

ELLENSBURG AT EAST VALLEY

The No. 22 Ellensburg High School boys basketball team (5-4 overall, 1-2 Central Washington Athletic Conference) found its game at East Valley (5-4, 1-2) canceled Tuesday, so instead they are scheduled to play at Prosser (5-7, 2-2) at 7:30 p.m. Friday.

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