JM Rockets Take on Lakeville North Tonight
Two fantastic Section 1 finals last night at the Mayo Civic Center in Rochester.
In the first game the third-seed Lake City Tigers upset number one-seed Caledonia 55-51
The second game went two overtimes before Goodhue was able to overcome Rushford-Peterson 40-37.
Two more games on tap tonight at the Mayo Civic Center.
In Class 3A, it’ll be the top seed Austin Packers against second-seeded Northfield. That tips off at 6 p.m.
The finale will pit the top seed, Lakeville North against the John Marshall Rockets, seeded third. That game will get underway around 8 o’clock.
Winners will go to the Boys State Basketball Tournament next week.
Meanwhile, the Girls State Tournament continues today.
Yesterday the Lourdes defeated Minnehaha Academy in the consolation game for Class 2A, 82-68. The Eagles will play New Richland-Heartland-Ellendale-Geneva at two o’clock this afternoon for the consolation trophy. NRHEG beat Esko 52-47
The 2A semi-final round will continue today.
In Class A, Goodhue won its quarterfinal game 68-55 and will face Cromwell Wright at 2 this afternoon at Williams Arena. The other semi will have Mountain Iron-Buhl vs Maranatha Christian Academy.
In Class 3A, Winona advanced to the championship game after dispatching Holy Angels 58-43. The Winhawks will play Orono tomorrow night at 6 at Williams Arena.
In 4A, Elk River edged Lakeville North 57-56, while Hopkins defeated Eastview by 5. The final will be at 8 tomorrow night, also at Williams Arena.