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.


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