Prep girl’s basketball: Section 7A, 7AA quarterfinals on Saturday
Saturday was a girl’s prep basketball Section Quarterfinal extravaganza as both section 7A and 7AA matches took place.
In 7A it was No.1 Mountain-Iron-Buhl against No.9 Cherry. MIB won that one handedly 81-19.
They moved on to face No.4 South Ridge who beat No.5 Chisholm 80-44.
The semifinal is this Tuesday at 5:30 p.m. at neutral Hibbing Memorial.
On the other side of the bracket it was No.2 Cromwell-Wright taking care of business and advancing past No.7 Floodwood with a 53-24 win.
Moving on to now face No.3 Ely who beat No.6 Bigfork 46-29.
The semifinal for them is also this Tuesday at 7:00 p.m. at neutral Hibbing Memorial.
In 7AA No.4 Duluth Marshall beat No.5 Esko 62-52, advancing to play Pequot Lakes in the semifinals this Wednesday at 5:30 p.m. at UMD.
No.2 Proctor fell to No.7 Mesabi East, who will now play No.3 Crosby-Ironton who topped No.6 Rock Ridge 62-47 on Saturday.