Girls Basketball: Oconto defeats Amherst in OT to advance to sectional finals

Published 03/06 2013 10:58PM

Updated 03/06 2013 11:01PM

Laken James had a double-double as Oconto built a big halftime lead before pulling out a sectional semifinal win over Amherst in overtime, 60-55, Wednesday night.

James finished with 22 points and 11 rebounds for the Blue Devils (21-4) who now will face either Algoma or Lourdes Academy on Saturday in Waupaca for the right to advance to the state tournament at the Resch Center in Green Bay.

Local 5's Burke Griffin has the highlights.

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