Tiger girls advance to state tourney – defeat Mankato Loyola 54-53

The Springfield Tiger varsity girls basketball team is going to State!!  The Tiger girls will meet Ada-Borup at Mariucci Arena on Thursday at 3 p.m. with the winner playing on Friday, March 20 against the winner of the Lyle-Pacelli against Mt. Iron-Buhl game in a semi-final matchup at 2 p.m. in Williams Arena.  The Tigers will bring a 24-4 record into the opening game.  Best of luck to Head Coach Paul Arnoldi and the Tigers in their big matchup against Ada-Borup.  Go Tigers!