Created: March 06, 2020 11:00 PM
After an upset in the section quarterfinals, the (3) Kasson-Mantorville KoMets girls basketball team advanced to the Section 1AAA title game where they faced (1) Red Wing.
Wingers started hot and continued to build on it. Red Wing led 34-7 at the half. Their strong performance translated to the second half where they went on to win 57-24.
The Wingers are heading to state and now await their seeding and opponents in the tournament, which begins Wed., March 11.
The Section 1AAAA title game was a battle of the top two seeds. The No. 2 seed Mayo Spartans squared off with No. 1 Farmington.
Spartans opened the game in dominant fashion, knocking down three straight three's (Mullk Hammadelniel-2, Lynnsey Hady-1) to take a 9-0 lead. As the first half went on, the Tigers got into a rhythm and ended up two points behind at the break, where Mayo led 26-24.
In the second half, Farmington pulls ahead and wins 62-60.
The Tigers await their seeding and opponents in the tournament, which begins Wed., March 11.
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