Ashley Morrissette stopped a comeback by Lewis Center Olentangy Orange
with three late foul shots among her 20 points as Twinsburg continued
toward a third straight girls Division I title with a 73-63 semifinal
won on Friday.
The Tigers (29-0) carry a 43-game
winning streak into the championship game Saturday at 8 p.m. against the
(26-3) fell behind 60-40 with three minutes left in the third period
before rallying to within 70-63 on a basket by Kierstynn Myers with 38
seconds to play. But Morrissette, the Associated Press' Ms. Basketball
Ohio for 2013, iced the game from the foul line.
Thompson-Smith had 19 points, and Baleigh Reid 15 for the Tigers. Mya
Walker led Orange with 20 and Taylor Agler added 19.
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