Thunderbirds Hammer Sentinels in Season Opener


Luke Brewer scored a game-high 22 points and Tumwater easily took down visiting Steilacoom, 65-45, in the Thunderbirds’ home opener Wednesday night.

Brewer also dished out a team-high seven assists, pulled down four boards and shot 53% from the field (9 of 17). Connor Hopkins and Adam Overbay each added 13 points a piece, with Overbay shooting 83% (5 of 6) and hauling down 10 rebounds.

Tanner Brewer led the T-Birds with a team-high 12 boards to go with four points, two assists and a steal.

Tumwater (1-0 overall) next travels to Rochester on Dec. 8.