WIAA girl’s basketball state sectional results
L-Cats advance to state for second straight year while Marshall’s bid for third-straight state title comes to an end.
MADISON, Wis. (WMTV) - On sectional championship Saturday in Wisconsin one of the best matchups pitted Lake Mills against Marshall in Division 3 Sectional 3 with the L-Cats advancing to state after a double-overtime 65-59 win.
The upset for the third-seeded L-Cats over first-seeded Marshall ends the Cardinals bid for a third-straight state title while sending Lake Mills to state for a second straight year.
Saturday was the second meeting between the two programs this season as Marshall won 61-58 back on February 2 in Lake Mills. Tied at 51 at the end of regulation and again at 56 at the end of the first overtime before the L-Cats hit seven free throws in the final 61 seconds of the game to win by six.
In Division 1 Sectional 3, Verona defeated Arrowhead 50-40 in double-overtime to advance to state while Reedsburg beat McFarland 78-46 in Division 2 for the Beavers first trip to state since 2012.
Mineral Point advanced to state in Division 4 with a 65-33 win over Fennimore for the Pointers first berth to state since they won it all in 2016.
Black Hawk won its 4th straight sectional title and 75th straight game overall with a 55-30 win over Albany in Division 5.
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