B.C. Western, Swan Valley, Freeland advance in district quarterfinals
It's win or go home in girl's basketball as teams started the district quarterfinals on Monday night. Freeland battled Bay City John Glenn at Bullock Creek High School and it was the Falcons night. Freeland made a big 2nd quarter run taking a 38-20 lead into halftime. They never looked back as they blew the doors off of the Bobcats 68-45.
Birch Run was at home against Swan Valley but not even home court advantage could save the Panthers. The game was tight in the first half but the Vikings pull away late in the game, Swan Valley advances with a 43-28 win.
At Heritage High School, Midland went nose to nose with Bay City Western in a see-saw battle. The Warriors get a big game from McKenna Walker and pull away in the second half, Western wins 47-34.