The St. Pat's girls basketball team traveled to Lansing Christian on Wednesday night to face the Orioles of Morrice in the MHSAA district semi-finals. The Shamrocks led for all four quarters and defeated Morrice 38-29
Lydia Meredith led all scorers with 16 points, 10 rebounds, 4 steals, and 3 assists. Samantha Teachworth added 11 points and 15 rebounds for the Shamrocks.
Morrice was led by Jenny O’Berry and Olivia Riley each with 7 points.
Scoring summary by quarter:
1st - 2nd - 3rd - 4th - Final
St. Pats 13 - 6 - 10 - 9 - 38
Morrice 9 - 1 - 3 - 16 - 29
The Shamrocks advance to face Fowler in the district championship on Friday night. The two teams have already met twice this season with Fowler winning both games by a close margin. The first meeting was on December 18 with Fowler winning 52-49. The second meeting was on January 30th with Fowler winning 61-53 in double overtime.
Tip-off for the championship game is 7:00 at Lansing Christian.