Coupeville Jacobi Pilgrim, left, and Sean Toomey-Stout put the squeeze on Nooksack Valley’s Matt Pratt (10). (Photo by John Fisken)

Coupeville Jacobi Pilgrim, left, and Sean Toomey-Stout put the squeeze on Nooksack Valley’s Matt Pratt (10). (Photo by John Fisken)

Coupeville drops game to Nooksack Valley / Boys basketball

A flurry of first-quarter points led Nooksack Valley to a 71-48 win over the host Coupeville High School boys basketball team Saturday, Dec. 21.

The Pioneers raced to a 26-7 first-period lead and continued to pull away, leading 38-18 at halftime and 60-30 after three quarters.

Hawthorne Wolfe recorded 13 points for Coupeville; Mason Grove had 10, Jacobi Pilgrim 8, Ulrik Wells 6, Jered Brown 6, Jean Lund Olsen 3 and Tucker Hall 2.

Clancy Coppinger tallied a game-high 20 points for Nooksack Valley (6-1).

Coupeville (3-5) plays at Chimacum (0-7) at 3:30 p.m. Friday, Jan. 3.

Hawthorne Wolfe (5).	(Photo by John Fisken)

Hawthorne Wolfe (5). (Photo by John Fisken)

Jered Brown.	(Photo by John Fisken)

Jered Brown. (Photo by John Fisken)

Mason Grove.	(Photo by John Fisken)

Mason Grove. (Photo by John Fisken)

Tucker Hall.	(Photo by John Fisken)

Tucker Hall. (Photo by John Fisken)