The Wildcats led from the get go, fought off a late Pirate charge that cut the lead to two and pulled away for a 59-46 win and their first 1B state title.
The DeSales girls basketball team clinched its best finish in school history on Saturday. The Irish defeated Morton-White Pass, 55-34, in State Class 2B girls basketball trophy round action. The win earned the Irish their best finish ever with a fourth place trophy.
Wellpinit races to a 17-16 lead after the first quarter, but Pomeroy clinches a 62-38 victory on Thursday.
Teresa Acock leads DeSales with 10 points, but Toutle Lake sends the Irish into a loser-out game this morning.
Riley Bott scores 22 points in the final quarter as Pomeroy advances to the state quarters.
The DeSales girls basketball team punched its ticket to the quarterfinals of the Class 2B state tournament Saturday with a dominant 50-32 victory over Oroville.
District 7 proved it was the better geographical area Saturday in the District 7/9 2B boys basketball tournament, sweeping both games.
District 9 held its own here at the District 7/9 regional girls basketball tournament Saturday
The WWVA boys handle Tri-Cities Prep, 53-36, while Waitsburg-Prescott holds off Asotin 53-47 as the district tourney is finally played.
The Irish beat Dayton, 43-36, to establish the top two seeds to the District 7/9 tournament.