KAMIAKIN 72, PASCO 43: Hayden Nelson scored a game-high 19 points and grabbed 14 rebounds to lead the Braves in the Mid-Columbia Conference opener for both schools.

“It was a good start for us,” said Kamiakin coach Brian Meneely.

The Braves, already up 20-13 after one quarter, outscored the Bulldogs 17-9 in the second to take a comfortable lead.

Isaiah Brimmer added 15 points and four assists for the Braves, while teammate Garrett Paxton also had 15 points.

Sebastian Gutierrez led the Bulldogs with 19 points, while Diego Gutierrez added 10.

PASCO: D.Gutierrez 10, Davila 2, Sebastian Gutierrez 19, Tate 5, Arceo 4, Hernandez, Ash, Cardoza 3. Totals: 16-48 9-14 43.

KAMIAKIN: Bailey 9, Paxton 15, Grayson 4, Brimmer 15, Hayden Nelson 19, Hill 4, Ellison 2, Kensey 2, Rabe, Larson 2. Totals: 25-49 18-22 72.

Pasco

13

9

10

11

43

Kamiakin

20

17

16

19

72

Highlights — Nelson 14 rebounds; Isaiah Brimmer 4 assists; Tanner Hill 3 steals.