SALEM — Umatilla likes to push the pace. On Tuesday, the Cascade Christian was happy to oblige.

SALEM — Umatilla likes to push the pace. On Tuesday, the Cascade Christian was happy to oblige.

Eric Morse had team highs of 21 points and 13 rebounds as Cascade Christian displayed some high-octane offense of its own en route to an 80-57 win over the Vikings in the first round of the Crusader Christmas Invitational.

Davis Siliga added 19 points and seven assists and Alex Miller was a force off the bench with 14 points and six rebounds to help Cascade Christian (3-4) snap a two-game losing streak and advance to tonight's semifinals.

Andres Sanguiso scored 14 points while Mark Montez and Forrest McBride added 13 points apiece for Umatilla (3-7), which suffered its fourth loss in a row.

After a back-and-forth first quarter, the Challengers outscored the Vikings 22-10 in the second to take a 15-point lead into halftime.

UMATILLA (57) — Sanguiso 14, Corona 0, Ayala 0, Montez 13, G. Campos 6, J. Campos 9, McBride 13. Totals: 21 10-17 57.

CASCADE CHRISTIAN (80) — Siliga 19, Morse 21, Sha 3, Sosey 7, M. Smith 9, A. Smith 4, Miller 14, Sellers 0, Mecham 3, Carpenter 0. Totals: 21 14-18 80.

Umatilla 17 10 19 11 — 57

Cascade Christian 20 22 19 19 — 80

3-point goals — Umatilla 5 (Sanguiso 4, McBride 1), Cascade Christian 4 (Siliga 1, Morse 1, Sha 1, M. Smith 1). Fouled out — Ayala.

BEND 84, ASHLAND 50 — At Bend, Taylor Raterman scored 15 of his 23 points in the first half to lead Bend in the first round of the Les Schwab Summit Holiday Tournament.

Junior point guard Jake McCoy scored 13 points and Billy Hansen 11 to pace Ashland (4-4), which will face West Albany in a consolation game at 9 a.m. today. Senior post Neil Presicci added eight rebounds for the Grizzlies.

ASHLAND (50) — McCoy 13, Mills 3, Heater 7, Hansen 11, Mickey 2, Hitchko 6, Presicci 4, Schlecht 2, Good 2, Skinner 0, Morrison 0, Finch 0. Totals: 18 11-17 50.

BEND (84) — Raterman 23, Moore 4, Crook 17, Torkelson 4, Scott 6, Friesen 8, Grim 7, Apodaca 12, Connell 3, Platsman 0, Steelhammer 0. Totals: 33 10-15 84.

Ashland 13 12 5 20 — 50

Bend 14 24 22 24 — 84

3-point goals — Ashland 3 (McCoy 2, Hansen 1), Bend 8 (Raterman 4, Crook 3, Connell 1).

PHOENIX 66, SANDY 61 — At Bend, Alex Young had 22 points, seven rebounds and six assists as Phoenix held off a late 3-point barrage to defeat Sandy at the Les Schwab Summit Holiday Tournament.

Sandy drilled four 3-pointers in the final two minutes to rally from a 15-point deficit in the fourth quarter.

Luke Brown had seven rebounds, while Justin Bohn dished out five assists for the Pirates (5-2), who take on Summit today at 5:45 p.m.

PHOENIX (66) — Young 22, Dungannon 21, Richardson 6, Hobson 5, Bohn 4, Keith 4, Brown 4, Loper 0, Campoy 0. Totals: 27 9-13 66.

SANDY (61) — Allen 19, Adams 16, Wolfe 10, Helton 9, Groom 7, Tubbs 0, Lamar 0, Summerfield 0. Totals: 25 2-3 61.

Phoenix 20 15 15 16 —66

Sandy 17 4 21 19 —61

3-point goals — Phoenix 3 (Young 2, Hobson 1), Sandy 9 (Helton 3, Adams 3, Wolfe 2, Groom 1). Fouled out — Allen.

NEWPORT 59, NORTH VALLEY 44 — At Cottage Grove, Dane Anderson and Jeremiah Rusk scored 12 points each as North Valley took an early lead against Class 4A top-ranked Newport (7-0) before falling in the finals of the Cottage Grove Holiday Tournament.

The Knights (7-4) received 10 rebounds and eight points from Jake Herklotz, and Kevin Brazille contributed four assists and four rebounds.

NORTH VALLEY (44) — Anderson 12, Jeremiah Rusk 12, Herklotz 8, Dean 6, Brazille 2, Pughe 2, Hayter 2, Mooney 0. Totals: 18 6-7 44.

NEWPORT (59) — Hoeft 12, Y. Dunmore 12, O. Dunmore 9, Bartoldus 9, Palmer 8, Holliday 4, Ross 1, Gates 0, Dunwoodie 0, Eldon 0. Totals: 22 5-10 59.

North Valley 15 12 8 9 — 44

Newport 10 24 13 12 — 59

3-point goals — North Valley 2 (Anderson 1, Rusk 1), Newport 6 (Y. Dunmore 4, Hoeft 1, Bartoldus 1).

ST. MARY'S 55, REEDSPORT 47 — At Oakland, freshman point guard Michael Gambee, seeing his first varsity action, sank 3 of 4 from the foul line in the final minute to help St. Mary's hang on in the semifinals of the Oakland Holiday Classic.

Riley Parsons led the Crusaders (4-3) with 15 points, while Trenton Eccleston added seven rebounds and five assists.

St. Mary's will play tourney host Oakland tonight at 8 in the championship game.

REEDSPORT (47) — Straubirde 22, Zetzek 10, Seagles 5, LaRauche 2, Frame 0, Hixenbaugh 7, Clardy 0, Ladd 0, Wicks 0, Herr 1. Totals: 13 18-28 47.

ST. MARY'S (55) — Alverez 4, Gambee 3, Conway 4, Ross 8, Buckmister 0, Eccleston 6, Juncal 6, Parsons 15, Britton 9. Totals: 20 12-25 55.

Reedsport 5 10 9 23 — 47

St. Mary's 16 11 15 13 — 55

3-point goals — Reedsport 3 (Zetzek 2, Straubirde 1), St. Mary's 3 (Conway 1, Ross 2). Fouled out — Parsons, Britton, Straubirde, LaRauche.

EAGLE POINT 57, BUTTE FALLS 43 — At Eagle Point, junior post Hunter DeLange and sophomore point guard Cody Pfister combined for 29 points as Eagle Point (3-5) dominated the second half.

Junior wing Ricardo Balero had 11 points and eight rebounds and freshman Evan Givens nine points and five rebounds to lead Butte Falls (1-8), which suffered its sixth straight loss.

BUTTE FALLS (43) — Goodman 2, Givens 9, Balero 11, Ramirez 0, Bateman 8, Gower 6, Retherford 0, Adams 7, McGonagle 0, Mewsell 0. Totals: 14 14-19 43.

EAGLE POINT JV (57) — Pfister 14, Meerten 0, Gonzalez 0, Rittiman 7, Zerger 5, Huffman 5, Bencomo 2, Dose 0, DeLange 15, Jolliffe 1, Lua 8, Palomares 0. Totals: 23 8-18 57.

Butte Falls 8 18 6 11 — 43

Eagle Point JV 7 16 14 20 — 57

3-point goals — Butte Falls 1 (Bateman 1), Eagle Point 3 (Pfister 2, Huffman 1).