Presque Isle Moves On After Upsetting Top-seed Hermon [GIRLS]
The Presque Isle Wildcats pulled off the second upset of the afternoon, defeating top-ranked Hermon in a Wednesday semifinal and earning a spot in the regional final on Saturday.
Although the Hawks made a late run, it was too little, too late against Presque Isle, who controlled the game from early on behind a strong performance from senior star Emily Wheaton.
Wheaton scored 36 points in the 55-52 win.
For Hermon, senior Maddie Pullen led the team with 14 points. Senior Lauren Plissey had 13 points.
Hermon will end the season at 17-3.
Presque Isle will play No. 6 Winslow in the Class B north final at 2:05 p.m. on Saturday.