ASSUMPTION GIRLS BASKETBALL TO MAKE RETURN TRIP TO STATE AFTER SECTIONAL FINAL WIN OVER LAONA/WABENO


The Assumption girls basketball team defeated Laona/Wabeno in the WIAA Division 5 sectional final Saturday at D.C. Everest High School, earning a state tournament berth for the second-straight season. (Photo by Paul Lecker/Zaleski Sports)

By Paul Lecker

Zaleski Sports


WESTON – The Wisconsin Rapids Assumption girls basketball will get a chance to defend its Division 5 title as it will be heading back to the state tournament after a dominating 40-26 win over Wabeno/Laona in a sectional final Saturday afternoon at D.C. Everest High School.