Elite 8 Wednesday Results – Commerce Secures Final Four Spot
Two more played in the Quarterfinals on Wednesday. Here’s what went down…
Commerce 55, Turner County 47 (Girls)
#2 Commerce (18-10) vs #2 Turner County (18-5)
The Lady Tigers (19-10) continue their dream run with a 55-47 win over Turner County. It was a low-scoring affair at 9-9 after a quarter of play, and that became a 24-24 tight match by the break. Turner took a 34-32 lead going into the fourth before the Lady Tigers pulled away and secured a Final Four spot for the first time since 1989.
Rabun County 53, Thomasville 64 (Boys)
The Wildcats’ (9-21) Cinderella run ended in the Elite 8 at powerhouse Thomasville. The boys stayed within striking distance throughout, and have some major momentum going into next season when the bulk of the players return.