Hinton, WV (WOAY) – With the results of last week’s sectionals, Fayetteville and Summers County faced each other in a Class A regional Thursday, with both teams looking to make a return appearance to the state tournament in Charleston.
The Lady Bobcats – who entered the night unbeaten against Class A opponents this season – established momentum in the first quarter, and while Fayetteville made plays throughout the evening, Summers County booked a spot at the Civic Center with their 81-58 win.
Whittney Justice led all scorers with 30 points, while Brittney Justice added 29 and Hannah Taylor contribued 15 points.
Summers County will be the top seed in the Class A tournament, where they’ll face Charleston Catholic on Wednesday at 5:30 PM. The Lady Bobcats won both regular season meetings against the Lady Irish.
In Class AA, River View won 51-46 at Westside to punch its first ticket to Charleston in school history. The Lady Raiders, as the eight-seed, will play Bluefield on Thursday in the quarterfinals; the Lady Beavers won the sectional final against River View last week.