Class B Girls Basketball All-Stars Get Even
Valley City All-State graduate forward Dierra Diegel (20) of the 38th Lions Class A All-Stars battles Shiloh Christian guard/forward Gabrielle Wilkinson (4) and North Star forward Allie Heisler (3) for position in Wednesdayâ€™s 59-51 Class B win at the Fargo Civic Center.
Shiloh Christian guard Gabrielle Wilkinson and the 38th Lions Class B All-Stars avenged Tuesdayâ€™s 79-68 overtime loss, in which they squandered a 61-56 lead with 1:35 left in regulation at the Bismarck Civic Center, with Wednesdayâ€™s 59-51 win at the Fargo Civic Center.
Class B led 29-26 at halftime and encountered a familiar situation up 51-42 with 2:30 to go, but this time the edge was enough.
â€śThey came out mad because we stole one,â€ť said Hi-Liner graduate forward Dierra Diegel, who led Class A scorers with 10 points and knocked down five of seven tough shots inside. â€śThey stole the intensity, and we couldnâ€™t get over the six-point hump.â€ť
Read this story in Thursday's Times-Record.
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