(BONNE TERRE, Mo.) – The Class 4 District 2 tournament opened up on the girls’ side with Potosi and North County advancing to Monday night’s semifinals at North County High School. Potosi knocked off Farmington 48-42, using an 8-2 run in the second quarter after the game was tied to go in front and lead 25-14 at halftime. The Knights trailed by as much as 13 before a 14-5 run to end the third quarter pulled them within two, but the Trojans used the Gilster Mary Lee Play of the Game early in the final period to seize control.
The second game of the night for the girls saw North County fend off a DeSoto comeback and win 50-45. Applebee’s Player of the Game Julia Christopher started strong with a trio of triples, including the Gilster Mary Lee Play of the Game.