It's been a long time coming.
Nearly two decades removed from their last trip .
the Red Raiders return to state.
Central taking on DeForest.
at the Resch Center.
Winner faces Green Bay Notre Dame in the championship.
1-st quarter .
DeForest's Kayla Goth with the basket and foul .
Norskies out to an early 10-3 lead.
Then it's Kortni Kohl for three .
19-6 DeForest .
they keep capitalizing on Central turnovers ...
But back comes Central.
Faith Skinner spots up .
she knocks down the three .
23-14 DeForest ...
Then Jenna Kramer .
she gets on fire at the end of the half.
This makes it 29-21 .
Then Brittany Baldwin kicks it out to Kramer .
Jenna Kramer singlehandedly scores seven straight
for Central .
they trail 29-25 at halftime.
?? Can they keep it up in the second half ??
Brittany Baldwin makes it 32-31!
Then opening possession of the 4-th .
Katlyn Roesch knocks down the three .
Central leads 40-37.
It'd be tied at 42 when DeForest's Jordanna Midthun
draws the foul .
and gets to the line.
2-point-5 seconds left .
all she has to do is hit one.
Misses the 1-st .
gets the 2-nd ...
And Central's last second heave falls short.
Central falls in a heartbreaker.
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Central finishes the year 21-and-6.
Gregg Wavrunek will have more tonight .
after march madness coverage.