At Mackay, the Miners' boys basketball team kicked off the 1AD2 District 6 tournament with a 78-36 win over Leadore.

Kyle Peterson tallied 28 points and Chase Green posted 27 for the Miners, who took a 20-6 lead into the second quarter and cruised the rest of the way.

Wyatt Warner added 16 points for Mackay.

In the second round of the tournament, the Miners (15-5) will host Watersprings at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday at Hillcrest.

Watersprings advanced to the game with a 103-9 win over Clark County on Saturday.


Leadore 6 8 15 7 — 36

Mackay 20 20 24 14 — 78

LEADORE — Lish 2, Beyeler 2, Foster 14, A. Beyeler 9, Mackay 4, Tomchak 5

MACKAY  — Chase Green 27, Kyle Peterson 28, Wyatt Warner 16, Devin Lynch 4, Bryson Woodbury 1, Ray Roben 2

Girls basketball

Stop us if you've heard this one before: Blackfoot and Skyline will play each other.

This time, they will meet in the first round of the 4A state tournament, set for 5 p.m. Thursday.

The Grizzlies went 2-1 against the Broncos in the 4A District 6 tournament, and thanks to Blackfoot's play-in game win over Nampa on Saturday, the teams will clash at state.

Also in girls hoops, West Jefferson's season came to an end in a 2A play-in game loss to New Plymouth.