Waldera, Thompson lead Blair-Taylor to sectional finals

Matthew Waldera scored 18 points and Tyler Thompson added 16 to lead Blair-Taylor boys basketball past Iola-Scandinavia 61-57 Thursday night.

The win gets the Wildcats into Saturday’s sectional final. Blair-Taylor will visit Luther at 4 p.m. for a chance to reach next week’s State tournament at the La Crosse Center.