Golden Bears headed to state
STORM LAKE — Jenna Boelter scored 34 points, including the game-tying three-pointer in regulation, lifting Bishop Garrigan to a 73-67 victory over Kingsley-Pierson and into the Class 1A state tournament.
The 15th-ranked Golden Bears (17-7 overall) return to Des Moines for the first time since 2000. They have won their last four games.
Boelter tied the contest with a triple with just three seconds left.
Kingsley-Pierson, ranked fifth, ends the season 20-3. They entered the game on a 11-game win streak.
Bishop Garrigan will face No. 1 Springville (21-3) next Wednesday inside Wells Fargo Arena at 1:30 p.m.