Another great game was witnessed by the fans who watched the Division II State Championship gave between West Brach and Hamilton Badin.
The fans weren't the only ones biting their nails, as several players could be seen doing the same during this contest. Defense was the focus of this game, as neither team shot higher than 44% percent during any half. For the game, Badin would shoot 27.8% and West Branch 37.1%.
Leading the way for West Branch were Ashley Armstrong (12 points) and Tori Arndt (18 points) these two were helped by Evelyn Woods who snapped up 11 rebounds for the game.
Hamilton Badin would equal West Branch with 18 points in the fourth quarter, but never overcame the three point separation during the game. Jenni Horvath couldn't find her touch from the field, but from the line she shot 11-12 and finished the game with 15 points.
Badin ends their season with an 22-6 record as West Branch wins the DII Title and finishes with a 26-1 mark.
OPS congratulates the Lady Warriors on their state championship.
OPS GAME MVP
TORI ARNDT: Tori finished with 14 points, 5 offensive & 9 defensive rebounds plus 1 block and 1 steal during her 31 minutes on the floor.
OPS ALL-CHAMPIONSHIP GAME TEAM
1. TORI ARNDT - WEST BRANCH
2. ASHELY ARMSTRONG - WEST BRANCH
3. EVELYN WOODS - WEST BRANCH
4. JENNI HORVATH - HAMILTON BADIN
5. CAITLIN BECKETT - HAMILTON BADIN