The Bellevue High School basketball teams split their games against Mercer Island in a double-header on Jan. 15.
The Bellevue girls picked up a 44-34 victory over Mercer Island for their second league victory of the season. The Wolverines then played three games in four days, picking up a win over Mount Tahoma and losing to Juanita and Wilson.
The Bellevue boys lost to Mercer Island 65-53 in the final game of the night. The Wolverines trailed by two entering the fourth quarter, but the Islanders pulled away for a 12 point victory. Bellevue got back into the win column with a 57-49 overtime victory over Juanita on Jan. 17.