Collins Scores a Career-High 29 as T-Birds Trounce Shelton


Andrew Collins went off for a career-high 29, all in the first three quarters, and Tumwater flew past Shelton on the road for a 68-49 win in 2A Evergreen Conference action on Tuesday.

Collins was red-hot, shooting 11 of 17 (65%) from the field, while knocking down 2 of his 4 3-point attempts.

Luke Brewer was held to a season-low nine points on 40% shooting, but contributed in all other areas with six rebounds, four steals and four assists.

Ryan Otton, Luke Reid, Brayden Oram and Adam Overbay each finished with six points. Otton tallied a team-high eight rebounds, while Overbay picked up four boards.

Shelton was led by Charles Thompson’s 17 points and Tyler Ireland’s 15.

Tumwater (7-2, 4-0 EvCo) hosts Rochester on Thursday in another league matchup.