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Bridgeport girls to play for third place in Class C2 Tournament

Lady Bulldogs fall to top seed Crofton 66-48 in semi-finals on Thursday night.
The NSAA Girls State Basketball Tournament is underway.
The NSAA Girls State Basketball Tournament is underway.(10/11 NOW)
Published: Mar. 4, 2021 at 9:49 PM CST
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LINCOLN, Neb. (KNEP) - The Bridgeport girls basketball team took on the top seed Crofton in the C2 State Semi-Finals and played to the end but it was the Warriors earning the 66-48 win on Thursday night.

Both teams came out with strong defense and slow scoring but Crofton started to get the scoring going late in the 1st quarter to lead 18-8. They would never look back taking a 35-20 halftime lead and then outscoring Bridgeport 31-28 in the second half.

The loss sends Bridgeport to the Class C2 Third Place Game where they will meet BRLD Friday at 1pm MST.

Ponca and Crofton will play for the Girls Class C2 state championship on Saturday in Lincoln. Ponca defeating BRLD in the semi-finals Thursday night 55-37.

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