For the 1-st time since Westby and P-D-C made it in
we have a W-I-A-A girls basketball team from our area
headed to state.
Central makes it for the 1-st time since 1995.
The Red Raiders beat New London
Yesterday in overtime.
It was a comeback win.
Central actually trailed by six points with three
minutes to go.
In a 33-28 game .
that's a lot.
They clawed back to send it to overtime .
then played great defense and hit their free throws.
That's been their formula for success all season.
Brooke We just knew we had to have a lot of defensive
pressure and we knew if we worked really hard, we
could maybe get some stops and get some points on
the board and at least tie it up, which is what we
And then we just knew we had nothing to lose so we
just left it all on the court, and then we got the
Nahmie That's the way we we've been all year long.
this is a resillient team.
They don't give up.
We were down six with three to go, I told them, we've
been here before.
This is kind of what we do.
We get down in the fourth quarter, then we come back
and find a way to claw and scratch our way to get
back in the game and they've been a heck of a group
to coach and we're just enjoying the ride.
The 21-and-5 Red Raiders face 25-and-1 DeForest Friday
Tip time .
Both teams are making their 4-th overall appearance
in the state tournament.
Neither school has ever won a state title.
Winner plays either Notre dame or Pius Saturday at
We will of course have complete coverage leading up
to the game .
and from Green Bay.