Seven Washtenaw County teams advance in girls basketball; Pioneer, Saline advance in boys hockey
Monday was a good day for Washtenaw County girls high school basketball teams.
Of the 11 local teams participating in first-round district playoff games, seven advanced to semifinals. Skyline's 58-42 loss to Brighton is the only instance where a Washtenaw County team lost to a squad from outside of the area.
Chelsea, Father Gabriel Richard and Manchester all beat Lenawee County teams, while Ypsilanti defeated Monroe.
MORE GIRLS BASKETBALL
Chelsea 55, Onsted 42: Game details not available.
Manchester 48, Clinton 19: McKenna Erkfritz and Taylor Manders score 12 and 10 points respectively as Manchester advances to Class C district semifinals. Dutch will face Willow Run on Wednesday. (Story | Boxscore | Bracket)
Greenhills 41, Whitmore Lake 40: Whitmore Lake comes back from 13-point halftime deficit, but Marissa Thompson scores game-winner in the final minute to save Greenhills. Gryphons to face Napoleon on Wednesday. (Story | Boxscore | Bracket)
BOYS ICE HOCKEY
Pioneer 4, Skyline 0: Tommy Kaercher scores two goals and Spencer Peck makes 17 saves for the shutout in goal for Pioneer. Pioneers advance to play Saline in regional final. (Story | Boxscore | Bracket)