Lady Redskins Advance to Fourth Straight SIT Final

Brock Kappelmann - January 24, 2020 8:01 pm

For the fourth consecutive season, the Liberal Lady Redskins are in the championship of the Salina Invitational Tournament.  The program will go for a third straight SIT crown Saturday night.  Liberal defeated one of the hosts, Salina South,  Friday afternoon at Mabee Arena at Kansas Weslyan University to advance.  Liberal dominated this game in a 51-26 win over the Lady Cougars.  It’s the third straight year LHS has defeated South in the semifinals.

Liberal shot it well again Friday making nine three pointers.  LHS led 20-10 after one quarter.  LHS built a 31-12 second quarter lead and led 36-14 at halftime.  Liberal led 46-20 after three and led 51-22.

Machia Mullens led Liberal with 13 points.  Katie Horyna added nine.  Ashley Carrillo and Reagan Watt scored eight a piece.

Liberal is 11-0 and will play Salina Central in the title game Saturday at 5 at Mabee Arena in Salina.  This will be the fourth straight meeting between Liberal and Salina Central in the final.  The game will air on 1270 and kscbnews.net with Redskin Pre-game at 4:45.

 

 

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