Kingston Boys Basketball | Winter Sports Preview

Head coach: Henry Guterson (first season)

2018-2019 record: 1-19 (1-11 OLY 2A)

Key players: Jack Hermanson, sr., F; Zach Mead, so, G/F; Camas Unsell-West, jr.; Chris Russell, jr., G; Goo Setterlund, jr., G/F; Kingston Trichler, jr., G/F; Dylan Baze, jr., F; Orlando Chiquiti, so., G.

Outlook: Guterson comes to Kingston after spending the previous year as the North Kitsap boys JV coach and the two years prior as the Bainbridge girls varsity coach, which included a 13-9 record in 2017-2018. Guterson has another connection to North Kitsap as he played at Bainbridge under head coach Scott Orness, who now coaches the Vikings. He’ll take over a Bucs program that has struggled the past few years and will rely on his three returners Hermanson, Mead and Unsell-West.

Schedule: Dec. 6, 7 p.m. at Klahowya | Dec. 11, 7 p.m. at Sequim | Dec. 13, 7 p.m., Port Angeles | Dec. 17, 7 p.m., North Mason | Dec. 20, 7 p.m. at Bremerton | Dec. 21, 7:15 p.m. at Everett | Dec. 27, 7 p.m. at Mount Tahoma | Jan. 2, 6 p.m. at Black Hills | Jan. 6, 7 p.m. at Central Kitsap | Jan. 7, 7 p.m., Port Townsend | Jan. 10, 7 p.m., North Kitsap | Jan. 14, 7 p.m. at Olympic | Jan. 17, 7 p.m., Sequim | Jan. 22, 7:30 p.m. at Port Angeles | Jan. 24, 7 p.m. at North Mason | Jan. 27, 7 p.m., Bremerton | Jan. 31, 7 p.m., Klahowya | Feb. 4, 7 p.m. at North Kitsap | Feb. 6, 7 p.m., Olympic.

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