WIAA Girls Sectional champion…Manitowoc Lutheran has the #3 seed in the upcoming High School Basketball Tournament. The State tourney held Thursday, Friday and Saturday at Ashwaubenon’s Resch Center was seeded for the first time and Coach Mike Benhke’s Lancers found out late yesterday they will meet #2 seed, Melrose-Mindoro…Thursday night at 8:15 in the Division-4 semifinals. Following their victory over high scoring Shamera Williams and Milwaukee Academy of Science at Whitefish Bay Saturday afternoon…Behnke talked about figuring a way to ‘stop’ Williams, who scored ‘42’ points in a 71-57-loss
Tim Strews talked with Grace Melso about ‘when it hit-her they were going to State.’
The Lancers Abby Hiller and Grace Melso were asked this question by Tim Strews.
The Lancers take a 21-and-4 record to the Resch while Melrose-Mindoro from the Dairyland Large Conference hasn’t lost in 26-games. The other half of the D-4 bracket Thursday evening has #1 Aquinas (ah-KWY’-nus) facing #4 Crandon at 6:35.