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PCHS advances to tourney final

Friday, February 3, 2012

The Pierce City Lady Eagles advanced to the championship game of the McAuley Lady Warrior Classic Thursday night.

The top seeded Lady Eagles downed Miller 49-37.

Pierce City began its game on a 16-5 run through the first quarter and led 29-15 at halftime.

Miller countered, outscoring the Lady Eagles 11 to 4 in the third quarter.

Pierce City responded by outperforming the Lady Cardinals 16-11 over the final eight minutes for the victory.

Scoring for Pierce City were: Krishna Merriman, 15; Megan Golubski, 10; Becca Hatfield 9; Christine Younker, 7; Kaelyn Osborn, 6; and Baliee Hayward, 2.

Pierce City plays second seeded Crane in the championship on Saturday. Tipoff is set for 6 p.m.

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