Senior bests Lady Colts to capture sectional title
FAIRMONT — Marley Washenitz fired in 25 points as top-ranked Fairmont Senior claimed a 64-33 win over Philip Barbour in the Class AAA, Region II, Section 1 title game on Friday night.
The Lady Colts trailed 15-13 after one quarter and 35-23 at halftime.
But they were outscored, 15-7, in the third as the Lady Polar Bears (15-0) started to pull away.
Meredith Maier added 15 points for Fairmont Senior, which will host Lincoln or Lewis County in a co-regional final at 7 p.m. Tuesday.
Philip Barbour (9-8) was led by Emily Dennison with 15 points and 11 rebounds.
The Lady Colts will visit Lincoln or Lewis County in the other regional finale as they seek a berth to the state tourney.