Information from LPHS
The LaPorte Slicer girls basketball team claimed the sectional championship title for the second year in a row Saturday night, Feb. 4, 2017. In a thriller of a final against South Bend Adams, the Slicers came out on top 53-48.
Riley Ott scored 18 points for the Slicers and had 3 steals and 3 deflections. Olivia West earned herself a double-double with 10 points and 10 rebounds. Kayla Jones came off the bench and gave the team the spark they needed, grabbing 9 rebounds and scoring 10 points.
The regional will take place Saturday, Feb. 11, at the LPHS Gym. Here are games and times (all LaPorte times):
— Gary West vs Northridge, 10 a.m.
— Merrillville vs LaPorte, noon
— Championship, 7:30 p.m.
Tickets are on sale now at the LPHS athletic office. Only season tickets will be available for pre-sale at a cost of $10.