Four local teams clinched spots in the state’s final four Saturday in a quarterfinal quadruple-header at Drury.
The two-time defending Class 3 champion Strafford Lady Indians won their 79th consecutive game to book their third straight trip to State.
The Skyline girls will make their sixth straight semifinal appearance after their Class 2 quarterfinal win over Blue Eye.
In boys hoops, Mountain Grove remained red-hot in a 75-54 triumph over Springfield Catholic to send the Panthers back to State in Class 3.
In Class 2, Purdy defeated Crocker to clinch the Eagles’ first-ever State berth.