McKinley girls beat Solon 51-49 to avenge last year's loss. CANTON This year's celebration started just a few feet away from where last year's party ended.
Kierstan Bell had 32 points as McKinley rolled into the regional championship game. CANTON In the final seconds of Tuesday's first half, McKinley sophomore Kierstan Bell banked in a 3-pointer on the right wing, took a few steps toward midcourt, put her fists on each hip and screamed, "Let's go!"
The Vikings outscore the Bulldogs 17-8 in the final period of Tuesday's 65-55 win. CANTON Todd Blackledge didn't want tired big men on the floor Tuesday night. The Hoover head coach remembered what happened in his team's second loss to Lake when guys like Nathan Fox and Cameron Telesz played the entire game.