Nikolaevsk and Nenana each got wins from their boys and girls teams Friday at the Warrior Rumble in Nikolaevsk.
In boys play, the host Warriors moved to 2-0 in the three-day round-robin tournament by clubbing Birchwood Christian 60-44. Jaruby Nelson poured in 28 points for Nikolaevsk, and Tyler Kieffer tossed in 21 for Birchwood Christian.
The Nikolaevsk girls topped Birchwood Christian 52-18 behind Sophia Kalugin's 20 points to move to 1-1 in tournament play. Bryce Vickers led Birchwood with 13 points.
Both Nenana teams are 2-0. The boys buried Kalskag 67-30, landing 12 players in the scoring column, a group led by James Olin-Martin, who scored 14. The girls edged Skyview 43-40 in a game that produced a scoring duel between Nenana's Edna Standifer (23 points) and Skyview's Samantha Reynolds (20).
In Thursday's late games, the Nikolaesvk boys downed Kalskag 56-35, and the Skyview girls slipped past Nikolaevsk 38-32.
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