Battle-tested Hayfield one game away from repeating as section champs

(ABC 6 News) – ABC 6 Sports Reporter Richard Denson recaps the Hayfield Vikings’ girls’ basketball team’s 63-35 victory over Lanesboro in the Section 1A semifinals, which set up a rematch with Grand Meadow in the championship game. Hayfield beat Grand Meadow last year 65-41, and the two teams met on December 29th with Hayfield emerging victorious 49-46.

The Vikings have had several games where the margin of victory was less than ten points. The team says they feel their resiliency in those games plays to their favor heading into the rematch, which will take place Thursday, March 9th at the Mayo Civic Center at 6 pm