H.S. Girls - Walnut Grove Back In State Title Game

Published 03/07 2013 11:11PM

Updated 03/07 2013 11:39PM

COLUMBIA, Mo.. -- The Walnut Grove Lady Tigers took on Chadwick in the Class 1 girls semifinals on Thursday.

Walnut Grove lost to Eminence by one point in the 2011-12 final.

Caitlyn Rozelle she's shooting for Chadwick, hits a three and the Lady Cardinals are down 12-5/

Then Walnut Grove's Heather Harman takes over, a tough layup is good and it's 35-16 Walnut Grove.

Then Harman once again from downtown, makes it 45-20.

Heather Harman had 19 points at the break.

On to the fourth quarter, Madisyn Freeze with a triple from the corner and Walnut Grove wins 66-42.

"The state championship game is our goal and I think all of our kids would tell you that if we would have lost tonight, it would have been a huge disappointment for us," said Walnut Grove coach Rory Henry. "We've got a really veteran team."

Walnut Grove will play Chamois for the state championship, Saturday at 8:40 p.m.

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