Erica King hit a three-pointer to tie the score at 39 with 35.1 seconds left in the game, but Riverdale came back and hit a basket and two free throws to defeat Pettisville 43-39 in a Div. IV girls basketball regional semifinal, Thursday, March 11 at Elida.
Pettisville led at the end of every period but the fourth. The Birds had a 9-6 lead after one period and 21-13 advantage at halftime. Riverdale closed the gap to two, 30-28 after three, then outscored PHS 15-9 in the fourth for the victory.
Northwest District Div. IV Co-Player of the Year Erica King led the Birds with 21 points.
Pettisville ends its season with a 19-5 record.–Posted 3.11, 10:51 pm