|New Underwood girls basketball headed to state
New Underwood Girls Headed to State
Sports Staff - March 1, 2017
NEW UNDERWOOD, S.D. - The New Underwood girls basketball team is headed to the State B Basketball Tournament for the first time in almost 10 years after beating Lyman Tuesday night in the 7B Championship game.
The Tigers started and ended strong. They jumped out to a 26-4 lead, and never looked back, with a 58-29 victory.
Brianna Phlipsen led the way for the Tigers with 22 points Lexi Ballard added 14 and Sierra Oberlander chipped in 9 points.
Head Coach Stacy Finkbeiner says the team got off a great start and stayed strong the whole way. Finkbeiner says defensively, they also limited Lyman to tough shots.
This year's Girls Class B State Tournament is being held in Huron March 9 through the 11.