Winslow Handles John Bapst To Advance To North Final [GIRLS]
The Winslow Black Raiders might have started slowly in their semifinal match-up with John Bapst, but that didn't last long.
Winslow's tenacious defense proved too much for the No. 2 Crusaders, who trailed in the contest for all but the first few minutes of their semifinal at the Cross Insurance Center in Bangor.
When the buzzer sounded, Winslow came away with a 39-26 win and a trip to the regional final on Saturday.
The win came despite Winslow committing 25 turnovers.
Senior forward Haley Ward led Winslow (15-5) with 20 points.
Grace Phillipon led the Crusaders (15-5) with nine points.
It was the second upset win for the Black Raiders. Winslow handily defeated No. 3 MDI in the quarterfinals.
Winslow will play in the north regional final at 2 p.m. on Saturday.