The final game of the day was the fastest game of the day as Clay County defeated Lincoln 65-54.
The game was very fast paced and both the Lady Panthers and Lady Cougars ran up and down the court all night. There wasn’t any one time when either team slowed down the pace of the game.
Clay County led at halftime 31-27 and never trailed despite Lincoln cutting their lead to within two points multiple times.
The leading scorer for the Lady Panthers was MaKinzee Barker with 24 points and for the Lady Cougars it was Emily Knight. Jacee Markle also added 24 points for Clay County in the quarterfinal victory.
Clay County, 20,6, will advance to the Class AA State Semifinals to face top-seeded Westside on Friday at 1:00 p.m.