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By Andie Holmberg
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Lady 'Dogs Falter But Still Alive

Loss to Colfax in regional playoffs puts Dayton girls into must-win game against Mabton

 

Andie Holmberg

Colfax double and tripled-covered Dayton's best shooters at a 2B regional playoff game against Colfax in Richland on Saturday. Shayla Currin shoots on the fast break over two Colfax defenders.

Richland – A cold third quarter sunk the Dayton Lady Bulldogs against the Colfax Bulldogs Saturday in Regional 2B playoff action, as the Dayton girls fell, 57-48.

However, Dayton is not out of the hunt for the state title. With the #1 RPI ranking, the girls will advance to the round of 12 and play Mabton Wednesday night at 9 p.m. in Spokane. Colfax will receive a bye in the first round and play in the quarter-finals Thursday.

Going into halftime, the Dayton girls trailed 21-18, but after the third quarter the 'Dogs found themselves down 39-24. Although Dayton fought hard with a faster-pac...



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