Bulldogs knock out S.E.
MANKATO – Lester Prairie/Holy Trinity got a big second half and defeated Sleepy Eye 85-67 in the Section 2A girl’s basketball playoffs Thursday at Mankato West High School.
Courtney Scoblic led the Bulldogs with 31 points, including 16 in the second half. She closed the game with six straight baskets.
Karlea Kyllo finished with 17 points, 10 of them in the second half, and freshman Madi Radke scored 16 points for LP/HT.
The Bulldogs led 37-34 at halftime before pulling away in the second half.
Josie Schieffert led the Indians with 21 points and Claire Krumbach finished with 18 points.
Sleepy Eye ends the season with a 16-10 record while the Bulldogs improved to 17-10 on the year. LP/HT will play Minnesota Valley Lutheran at 6 p.m. Monday for the Section 2A, North Subsection championship.