YAKIMA., Wash. - The West Valley girls defeated No. 5-seeded Hockinson 50-46 in Yakima on Thursday. Shanique Nilles scored 19 points for West Valley.
Mallorie Schoesler added 13. The duo combined for six big free throws down the stretch to advance to the semifinals of the 2A tournament.
West Valley will play Lynden Friday at 4 p.m.