BROOKFIELD, OHIO- The Brookfield Lady Warriors took on the Cardinal Mooney Lady Cardinals in round one of the Division III tournament. In what was a thrilling game, The 18 seeded Cardinals kept pace with 5th seeded Warriors.
The Warriors were led by Sophia Hook, who dropped 26 points and had 13 rebounds. The Cardinals were led by Sophia Diorio, with 17 points. The Cardinals also had help from Maria Fire, with 13 points and Sam Rotunno, with 12 points. The game was sent into overtime after Rotunno heaved a last second half court shot to tie the game as time expired.
The Cardinals would later overcome the Warriors in overtime, winning 51-48. The Cardinals will continue their cinderella run when they take on Lakeview in the sectional final on Saturday.
*Contributed By YSN’s Matt Morrison