Juneau-Douglas’ Krishant Samtani is closely guarded by Thunder Mountain’s Braden Jenkins, left, and Oliver Mendoza against Juneau-Douglas in the Region V Basketball Tournament at B.J. McGillis Gymnasium in Sitka on Thursday, March 7, 2019. (Nolin Ainsworth | Juneau Empire)

Juneau-Douglas’ Krishant Samtani is closely guarded by Thunder Mountain’s Braden Jenkins, left, and Oliver Mendoza against Juneau-Douglas in the Region V Basketball Tournament at B.J. McGillis Gymnasium in Sitka on Thursday, March 7, 2019. (Nolin Ainsworth | Juneau Empire)

Samtani and Crimson Bears rumble into Region V finals

Senior guard scores 23 points in back-and-forth win

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