Marshfield, Colby girls are regional champions: Columbus boys enter post season
By Hub City Times staff
MARSHFIELD – The Marshfield Tigers girls basketball team is Division II regional champions, after defeating New London, 37-29, in a D-II regional final Feb. 24 at the Marshfield High School Fieldhouse.
Corianne Johnson led the Tigers with 10.
No. 3 Marshfield play No. 1 Hortonville in a Division II sectional semifinal March 1 at Antigo High School. The Tigers advanced to the regional final by defeating Shawano Feb. 23, 60-52.
The Colby girls are Division IV regional champions after defeating Neillsville Feb. 24 at Colby High School, 40-33.
The Hornets were led by Alyssa Underwood with 13.
No. 2 Colby faces No. 1 Marathon in a Division IV sectional semifinal March 1 at D.C. Everest High School.
The Columbus Dons girls basketball team lost its Division V regional semifinal at Bowler Feb. 23, 54-49. Bowler held on to win despite a late comeback by the Dons in the game.
The Loyal Greyhounds lost their Division V regional semifinal in the opposite bracket, losing to No. 1 Tri-County, 60-51.
The Columbus Dons boys basketball team won the first-place Cloverbelt Conference crossover game Feb. 24 at Osseo, beating the Osseo-Fairchild Thunder 72-60.
The Dons were led by Ethan Meece with 22. Jarred Mandel had 20, and Nick Malovrh added 18. Logan Mulhern led the Thunder with 23.
Columbus met No. 16 Tigerton on Feb. 27 for post-season play, in a Division V regional quarter-final at Columbus Catholic High School.