Pekin 50 WACO 47 3OT (Pekin Emily Ellis 16 points, WACO Gwen Cox 12 points Pekin hit two buzzer beating threes one to force overtime and another to extend the game to double overtime.)
Winfield-Mount Union 48 IMS 37
Highland 62 Lone Tree 38 (Highland’s Kayla Schneider 30 points hitting five three pointers)
Lone Tree 49 Highland 29 (Lone Tree led by Bryan Forbes 22 points)
IMS 65 Winfield-Mount Union 32 (IMS led by Chance Miller 16 points 5 assist)
The fourth ranked WACO Warriors head to Lisbon tonight to play in the quarterfinals of the high school football playoffs. This is a rematch of the district championship game the two teams played the last week of the regular season. That game was also at Lisbon and saw the Warriors win 38-8. WACO beat HLV 30-15 while Lisbon beat the neighboring district champ BGM 28-0. Heading into tonight WACO Head Coach Chad Edeker says this group’s goal has been getting to the semis and a win tonight would get them there. Edeker says a trip to the semis would be a first for WACO High School. You’ll be able to hear tonight’s game right here on the one to count on KCII. We’ll be on the air at 6:45 with the pre-game show and take you up to the 7:00 kickoff. You can listen on the radio or online at kciiradio.com and click on Radio Plus.