Ponca outclasses BRLD in C2 State semi-finals
LINCOLN – Regardless of a sizzling begin from Bancroft-Rosalie / Lyons-Decatur, Ponca beat the Wolverines 55-37 within the C2 women’ basketball semifinals Thursday evening at Pinnacle Financial institution Enviornment in Lincoln.
BRLD missed a 10-2 result in begin the sport, however the Indians closed the quarter on a 10-0 run, together with a bucket on the buzzer to steer 12-10 after the primary.
Ponca continued his offensive assault within the second quarter, edging BRLD 18-7, and the Indians took a 30-17 lead at halftime.
Ponca began the third quarter on one other fast rating and bought uo by 18, however BRLD was in a position to cut back the rating to 12, earlier than the Indians scored on a layup on the finish of the third quarter, making it a 46-32 benefit in favor of Ponca.
BRLD was held scoreless within the fourth quarter till the final 40 seconds of the sport, the place they’d a five-point run on a bucket by Elise Anderson and a sport ending three-point by Isabella Bonneau.
The ultimate rating favored Ponca 55-37.
Ashlyn Kingsbury led Ponca with 21 factors, Samantha Ehlers with 17.
Jordan Snyder led the Wolverines with 12 factors.
Ponca advances to face Crofton for the C2 State Championship on Saturday evening.
BRLD is now 21-5 on the season and can play Bridgeport within the third place sport on Friday afternoon at 2:00 p.m. at Lincoln Northeast Excessive College.