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Saturday Sports Report: Wausau West finishes second in state hockey tournament

BOYS HOCKEY - State Championship

Superior 6, Wausau West 0

Superior finished the season with a record below .500, but still managed to being home a state championship. The Spartans came out firing, and never let their foot off the gas pedal en route to the win.

"We got beat I guess, that's pretty much it," West senior defenseman Adam Parsells said. "They out-competed us, outworked us. They put more pucks in the net. All around we just got beat."

"They did a good job clogging things up," Warriors head coach B.J. Brandt agreed. "They were physical with us, and often times we didn't respond well to that physicality. I think when you look at the season as a whole, where we started and where we ended up, I think the kids can be very proud of it."

The Warriors have now taken either first or second in four of the last six seasons.

GIRLS' BASKETBALL - Sectional Finals

Division 1 

D.C. Everest 59, Neenah 42

Division 2

River Falls 49, Mosinee 40

Division 4 

Marathon 48, Algoma 32

Division 5

Assumption 68, Green Bay N.E.W. Lutheran 48

For the schedule for next weekend's state tournament in Green Bay, click here. State tournament action begins on Thursday afternoon, and all games can be seen on Newsline 9.

BOYS' BASKETBALL - Regional Finals

Division 1

Marshfield 67, Hudson 61

Neenah 81, Oshkosh North 71

Stevens Point 77, Oshkosh West 49

Superior 51, Wausau West 34

Division 2

Regional Third Round

Merrill 55, Mosinee 51

Division 3 Sectional 3

Regional Third Round

Adams-Friendship 35, Lodi 32

Division 4

Regional Third Round

Phillips 70, Hurley 48

Division 4 Sectional 2

Regional Third Round

Amherst 53, Iola-Scandinavia 37

Auburndale 38, Marathon 35

Division 5

Green Bay N.E.W. Lutheran 56, Gresham Community 54

Newman Catholic 56, Pittsville 44

Port Edwards 55, Almond-Bancroft 37

The sectional semifinal round is on Thursday. For full brackets, click here.

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