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Local Sports Report 2-20-21
Story By Nathan Meihak
Local Sports Published 02/20/2021 9:30PM, Last Updated 02/20/2021 10:41PM
Northwoods - In the girls basketball sectional final, Phillips fell at home to Fall Creek by a final score of 63 to 53. Over in Three Lakes, the Bluejays hosted Athens. Three Lakes came out hot and dominated the whole way, they punch their ticket to state with a 73 to 30 win.
In boys basketball, Medford hosted Rhinelander in the regional final. The Hodags kept it close before Medford pulled away for good, Raiders win 64 to 54. Northland Pines fell to Wittenberg-Birnamwood, 58 to 45. Phillips also lost on the road to Hurley, 63 to 54. Finally, Prentice pulls off the upset over Newman Catholic. Buccaneers win, 61 to 57.