McNary gives No. 2 Tualatin first loss

By DEREK WILEY Of the Keizertimes McNary head coach Ryan Kirch has challenged his team’s competitiveness and toughness since the Celtics opened the season in late November. “I thought last week we got there,” Kirch said. “We played five games in seven days against five really good opponents. Going 2-3 is one thing but I thought we got tougher. One thing we realized is we just have to execute better.” Down five points at halftime, that competitiveness, toughness and execution all came together as McNary topped previously unbeaten Tualatin 72-58 on Wednesday, Dec. 27. “The toughness and competitiveness has...

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