The Mineral Area College women’s basketball team advanced to the semifinals of the region 16 tournament with a 74-59 win over State Fair. It was MAC’s fourth victory of the year over the RoadRunners. The Cardinals started out with a 10-1 lead and pushed it to as many as 13 in the first half when Natalia Lalic went nuclear…..

Lalic hit six threes in the game for 20 points, while Masyn McWilliams once again led MAC with 22. Coach Gary Koch was happy to extend his career one more game…..

MAC improves to 20-9 and will play Three Rivers Thursday at 6:00 in the semifinal in Jefferson City. State-Fair closes the year at 6-23.