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Big Nine basketball: Wenatchee zone confounds Eastmont boys

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WENATCHEE — In high school basketball, the team that takes and makes the higher number of easy shots wins the game nearly every time.

On Friday, the Wenatchee boys basketball team’s zone defense created turnovers, which allowed for several transition points against rival Eastmont.

The Wildcats shot just 29 percent on 2-point field goal attempts compared to 51 percent from Wenatchee, which ended up winning 60-48 at home.

“I was disappointed early when we had to switch to (the zone),”…

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