Jackson seizes first place in Wesco 4A | Boys basketball
Last updated 1/18/2019 at Noon
The Jackson boys basketball team started off the new year with its biggest victory of the season.
The Timberwolves took a huge step toward a possible Wesco 4A title by knocking off defending league champion Glacier Peak 63-59 Friday, Jan. 4, at Jackson High School.
The Wolfpack then posted wins over Mount Vernon (81-51), Cascade (52-39) and Lake Stevens (72-46) to remain undefeated in league play and in sole possession of first place.
Senior guard Ben Olesen said that the team really came together over the holiday break.
“We’re playing with new energy, playing as a team and playing...