The second 6th grade semifinal game pitted the East Perry Miners and the Chavies Cardinals. The Miners were able to stay one step ahead of the Cardinals throughout the game, and rolled into the finals with the score of 50-36.
East Perry’s inside game proved to be the difference in the first period as they rolled to the 13-6 lead. Chavies picked up the pace in the second period, but could not keep the Miners from going into the break with the 26-15 advantage.
Very little would change in the third period as East Perry stayed on top with the 38-23 lead. Chavies could not put together a comeback rally in the fourth period, allowing East Perry to move on with the 50-36 win.
East Perry (50) Mullins 10, Sale 4, Eversole 5, Day 8, McAlarnis 15 and Perkins 8.
Chavies (36) Davidson 2, A. Pence 2, Eversole 8 and J. Pence 24.
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