Cokeville senior Tristan Nate goes up strong against the Grace Grizzlies on Jan. 24. (GAZETTE PHOTO / Jan Moody)
The Cokeville Panthers boys' basketball hosted the Grace Grizzlies on Wednesday, Jan. 24. The Panthers faced a very tough Grizzly team and fell 64–41. Seth Toomer had nine points, followed by Tristan Nate with seven points and Matt Thomas with six points. Tristan Nate also had eight rebounds for the Panthers.
On Friday, Jan. 26, Cokeville hosted Rattlers of Little Snake River Valley. The Panthers had a slow start and the Rattlers capitalized on it. The Panthers fought back in the third quarter, outscoring the Rattlers 13–2, but had a tough fourth quarter and fell 63–43. Andrew Thomas had 16 points, with 12 of those points from behind the three point line. Kyle Wayment earned a double double with 11 points and 10 rebounds, and Seth Toomer had eight points. Cokeville will host the Saratoga Panthers on Friday, Feb. 2, and will host the Encampment Tigers on Saturday, Feb. 3.