Panthers show grit in “loser-out” game –
GLADEVILLE — A scrappy Portland squad gave themselves a chance with patient play and fought to the bitter end in Thursday’s 40-30 loss to tournament host Wilson Central in the District 9AAA quarterfinals.
With the win, the No. 3 seeded Lady Wildcats improved to 16-10 on the season and earned semifinal date with No. 2-seed Lebanon Saturday at 4 p.m.