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Rapid City Central's Mya Jones tries to work her way to the basket in semifinal action at the Girls State AA Basketball Tournament.
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Rapid City Central's Mya Jones tries to work her way to the basket in semifinal action at the Girls State AA Basketball Tournament.
Harrisburg edges Rapid City Central in AA Semifinals
Gary Matthews - March 18, 2017

RAPID CITY, S.D. - Harrisburg used a 19-12 3rd quarter run to pull ahead of Rapid City Central -- and then hung on down the stretch to win 49-44 in the Girls Class AA State Basketball Tournament Semifinals.

Central led 20-17 at halftime, but saw Harrisburg go on a run in the third quarter to take a lead they would not relinquish.

The Tigers, who are the top seed in the tournament, were led by Syndey Halling's 27 points. Halling finished 8 of 15 shooting, including 3 three-pointers. She also grabbed 8 defensive rebounds.

Madison Sullivan led Central with 11 points.

Central shot better from the floor, 36.4-percent to 29.8-percent, but the Cobblers missed some key free-throws in the second half. Central was 7-13 from the free throw line. Harrisburg made 17 of 25. The  Cobblers also had 12 turnovers compared to just 6 for the Tigers.

Harrisburg plays in the Class AA Championship game Saturday night. Central will play for third.



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