DISTRICT SEMIFINAL: WILLISTON 54, NEWBERRY 41
The second round of the girls’ Class 3A District 5 basketball playoffs was played at the Chiefland gym on Friday night Feb. 6.
The Williston Lady Red Devils, having earned a first round bye with an 8-2 district record, were matched against the Newberry Lady Panthers. The Panthers advanced by beating the host Chiefland Indians in the first round.
The game was fast paced from start to finish, as the Red Devils took a 54-41 win advancing to the championship game on Saturday night.