(LESTERVILLE, Mo.) – The #1-seed South Iron Panthers and the #2-seed Ellington Whippets will square off in the girls championship game of the Black River League tournament at Lesterville Friday night. Both teams won their semifinal games Wednesday night on J-98.
In the first semifinal game of the evening, Ellington defeated the 3-seed East Carter Redbirds 66-33. Gracie Price led the scoring for the Whippets with 21 points.
In the second game of the evening, it was the top seed South Iron knocking off the 5-seed Viburnum Bluejays 67-30. Michaela Ayers led the scoring with 27 points for South Iron.