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  • Friday, October 3, 2008 12:34am
  • Sports

Jacobsen earns honors

SNOQUALMIE — Former Mount Si. basketball player

Mick Jacobsen of North Bend earned the Cascade Conference Player

of the Week honor for Western Baptist College.

Jacobsen, a junior, scored 39 points while making 18 of 19

field goal attempts during the January 27 game that topped

Albertson 79-65.

Jacobsen’s 18 of 19 field goal attempts is one of the top

single-game field goal percentages (.947) in Western Baptist history.

This career scoring night, coupled with a 13-point

performance in Western’s 89-72 victory over Eastern Oregon, helped

earn him the award.

At the time of the award, the Warriors had a 19-5 overall

season record and were 10-1 in the NAIA Division II Cascade

conference, tied with fifth ranked Oregon Tech.

Basketball clinic sign-up

The Basketball School of Instruction Clinics for girls in

grades 5 through 11 will be held from 4 to 6 p.m. on Sundays

starting March 4 to approximately May 20th at Juanita High School.

The 10 clinics will teach individual skill-building,

shooting and team concepts, such as how to dribble the ball down the

court under pressure and man-to-man offense. Registration has

already started and space is limited. To sign up, please contact

Alan Guffey at (425) 744-1860 or (206) 679-6844.

Apply to all-star roundball camp

Applications are now being accepted for the Ten Star All

Star Summer Basketball Camp. Boys between the ages of 8 and 19

and girls ages 10 to 19 are eligible to apply.

Michael Jordan, Vince Carter, Grant Hill, Bobby Hurly

and Christian Laettner are just a few of the professional athletes

who have made appearances at the camp in the past. Athletes

can choose to attend various camp locations throughout the

country such as Olympia, Wash., Fort Worth, Texas, and Thousand

Oaks, Calif.

Selected players will be notified by invitation. For an

application, or for more information, please call (704) 568-6801


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