Lady Jackets advance to district final with 79–64 win
TONTONGANY – The Perrysburg girls basketball team advanced to the Division I district final with a 79–64 win over Lima Senior on Thursday night.
Sarah Baer and Allex Brown each recorded double-doubles in the district semifinal at Otsego. Baer finished with 24 points and 11 rebounds. Brown had 22 points and 11 rebounds.
Lindy DeLong finished with 12 points.
Perrysburg (22–1) seized a 29–17 lead after one quarter and never trailed. The Yellow Jackets dominated on the boards to build a 45–27 lead at the half.
The Yellow Jackets, who finished the regular-season ranked No. 8 in the final state poll, advance to face Ashland on Saturday at 2 p.m. at Liberty-Benton.
Lima Senior was led by Satcia Allen (20 points), Indiya Benjamin (16), Caterrion Thompson (15), and Essence Cowan (12). The Spartans bowed out with a 15–10 record.