Top performers from 6A’s second round

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Posted On: 03/4/18 2:12 PM

The second round of the 6A state playoffs was full of upsets. Here were the eight outcomes:

No. 1 Jefferson 77, No. 16 Grants Pass 52

No. 8 Jesuit 66, No. 9 North Medford 51

No. 12 Tualatin 61, No. 5 McNary 41

No. 20 Barlow 84, No. 4 Sprague 62

No. 3 Southridge 63, No. 19 Roosevelt 55

No. 11 Lincoln 82, No. 6 Lake Oswego 81 (2OT)

No. 10 West Salem 72, No. 7 West Linn 62 (pictured)

No. 2 Grant 85, No. 15 McMinnville 66

And here is who stood out…

Keylin Vance, Jefferson junior

Vance came off the bench to hit five three-pointers and lead Jefferson with 18 points. Marcus Tsohonis added 17 points and Kamaka Hepa chipped in 11 points, 12 rebounds, 5 blocks, 2 assists and 2 steals.

Matt Lang, Jesuit senior

The lefty sharpshooter went 4-of-6 from deep and finished with 23 points. Joe Wall added 21. Jesuit’s next game will come against No. 1 Jefferson, who ended their season in the 6A second round last year.

Bridger Steppe, Tualatin junior

Steppe scored 16 of his 20 points in the second half and the Timberwolves pulled off the upset. It was McNary’s first loss to an Oregon team not named Sprague since December 5.

Daello Portin-Chapman, Barlow junior

For the second straight playoff game, the Bruins were led in scoring by Portin-Chapman, who scored 24 points, including 14 in the final frame. Jesse White added 17 points. For Sprague, Teagan Quitoriano completed his basketball career with a 22 point game.

Bryce Sloan, Lincoln senior

In the most exciting game of the day, Sloan led the Cardinals with 29 points. In a tie game, Daniel Kovalev was fouled on a loose ball with 2.3 seconds remaining in double overtime, hitting the game-winning free throw. After their big win, Sloan was on hand to watch the West Salem at West Linn game.

Kyle Greeley, West Salem senior

In that game, Greeley was the focus. He was double-teamed nearly every time he touched the ball and fouled repeatedly. He finished with 28 points on 18 of 20 free throw shooting. Below is Greeley hitting a fadeaway on rare single-coverage. Tyler Miller started the Titans off with 8 points in the first quarter and finished with 20.

Kelton Samore, Grant senior

As usual, Grant was balanced in their high-scoring affair, but Samore led the way with 25 points, 8 rebounds and 5 blocks. Aaron Deloney added 23 points, 8 assists and 6 steals and Damon Hickok had a double-double with 17 points, 10 boards and 6 assists.

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