Catonsville, Atholton girls; Poly, Perry Hall boys advance to state finals

Posted at 10:09 PM, Mar 09, 2017
and last updated 2017-03-10 12:06:27-05

Four local high school basketball teams punched their respective tickets to state championship games on Thursday.

On the girls side of things Catonsville topped North Point 64-40 in the 4A state semifinals at Towson University.  The Comets will face Walt Whitman for the 4A state title.  That game will take place on Saturday, at SECU Arena, at 3:00 p.m.

In the 3A girls state semifinals Atholton got by Milford Mill 61-54. The Raiders advance to play Frederick in the 3A championship on Saturday. That game is also at SECU Arena and will begin at 8:00 p.m.

At College Park's Xfinity Center Poly defeated Stephen Decatur 74-44 in the 3A boys semifinals. The Engineers will take on Potomac on Saturday, at Xfinity Center, at 3:00 p.m. The winner will be crowned 3A state champs.

In the 4A boys state semifinals Perry Hall ran by Annapolis 74-63.  The Gators now get their chance at the 4A state title when they take on Quince Orchard. The 4A state championship will be played at Xfinity Center at  8:00 p.m.


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