Blazers lose Sub State final
Bubba Starling scored 30 points but it wasn’t enough as the Blazers dropped a 70-52 decision to St. Thomas Aquinas in the 5A Sub State final March 5 in Pittsburg.
St. Thomas built a 26-22 halftime lead and then exploded for 44 second half points to secure a spot in the state tournament.
Gardner-Edgerton,which entered the tourney as the number one seed,finished 14-8 on the season.With the victory,the number 5 seeded Saints advance to the state tournament in Topeka beginning March 10.