Hermantown girls cruise past North Branch in 7AAA playoff opener
HERMANTOWN, MN -
The Hermantown girls' basketball team beat North Branch 73-31 on Tuesday night in the Section 7AAA quarterfinals, snapping the Hawks' three-game losing streak.
That team will now advance to the semifinals against Chisago Lakes, while Hibbing and top-seeded Grand Rapids will play in the other semifinal. Hibbing edged Cloquet 48-44 in Tuesday's quarterfinal, while Grand Rapids had a bye.
The Section 7AA championship game is scheduled for March 8 at Cambridge-Isanti High School.