Kimee Kingma scored 13 points and grabbed 15 rebounds to lead Frankfort to a 47-38 victory over Maconaquah in the opening game of the Class 3A girls’ basketball sectional Tuesday night at Case Arena in Frankfort.
The victory moved Frankfort into a sectional semifinal contest against West Lafayette at 6 p.m. Friday night. The winner of that game will take on the winner of the second game Friday night between Peru and Northwestern for the sectional championship Saturday night.
In the regular season finale on Jan. 26, Kingma and Rylee Seibert each scored 15 points and Emily Michael added 12 as Frankfort defeated Crawfordsville 55-30 in Crawfordsville. Frankfort trailed 13-10 after a quarter before outscoring Crawfordsville 26-7 over the next two quarters to break the game open.
The following is the sectional tournament schedule for all four Clinton County schools:
Frankfort 47, Maconaquah 38
Northwestern 94, Western 12
West Lafayette vs. Frankfort, 6 p.m.
Peru vs. Northwestern, 7:30 p.m.
Championship, 7 p.m. (winner advances to Twin Lakes Regional on February 10 against Glenn Sectional winner).
At Lafayette Central Catholic
Lafayette Central Catholic 42, Rossville 37
Delphi 48, Seeger 33
Clinton Prairie 45, Fountain Central 18
Covington vs. Lafayette Central Catholic, 6 p.m.
Delphi vs. Clinton Prairie, 7:30 p.m.
Championship, 7:30 p.m. (winner advances to Eastern (Greentown) Regional on February 10 against Oak Hill Sectional winner).
Class A Sectional
At Clinton Central
Southwood 50, Frontier 45
Clinton Central vs. Tri-Central, 6 p.m.
Northfield vs. Southwood, 7:30 p.m.
Championship, 7:30 p.m. (winner advances to Tipton Regional on February 10 against Union City Sectional winner).