Sports // 02.13.2019 12:15am
The Neah-Kah-Nie Pirates mens team hosted Portland Christian Royals in the first round of Northwest League playoffs on Tuesday night.
The Pirates came out strong early, dominating the Royals. The first quarter ended with the Pirates holding a double digit lead. They were able to expand their lead in the second quarter, going into halftime with a 41-21 lead.
The Royals came back from the half with a bit of fight to them. They were able to take advantage of mistakes made by the Pirates. The Pirates lost some of their lead, but never had a lead less than double digits for the rest of the game.
The Pirates beat out the Royals 68 to 51. They will travel to Knappa on Thursday for the next round of league playoffs.