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Girls basketball: Atascocita, Summer Creek advance to Region III-6A tournament

February 20, 2019

Summer Creek and Atascocita are headed back to the Region III-6A tournament for the second straight season.

Both teams made school history last season making it to the Region III-6A tournament last season.

The Lady Bulldogs and Lady Eagles won their Class 6A regional quarterfinal playoff games Tuesday night to advance to the regional tournament.

No. 19 Summer Creek defeated Clear Springs 62-53 in its regional quarterfinal playoff game at Sam Rayburn.

The Lady Bulldogs (31-6) will play No. 13 Cyprees Creek at 6 p.m. Friday at the Merrell Center in Katy in a Region III-6A semifinal playoff game.

It will be a rematch of last season Region III-6A final where Cypress Creek defeated Summer Creek 57-36.

Cypress Creek defeated No. 11 Katy 71-41 in its regional quarterfinal playoff game Tuesday night.

No. 18 Atascocita routed Pearland 51-29 at Lee College in its regional quarterfinal playoff game.

The Lady Eagles (31-7) will play Westside at 7:30 p.m. Friday at the Merrell Center in Katy in a Region III-6A semifinal playoff game.

No. 21 Westside defeated Jersey Village 58-56 in a regional quarterfinal playoff game Tuesday night.

The Lady Wolves (31-5) are in the regional tournament for the first time since 2015.

Winner of both Region III-6A semifinal playoffs games will play in the Region III-6A final on Saturday at 1 p.m. Saturday at the Merrell Center with a chance to head to the state tournament.

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