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February 14, 2013
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Lady Vikings advance to semifinals

SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, Calif. - Defense isn't glamorous, but it does win basketball games, and South Tahoe proved it Wednesday.

The lady Vikings used defense to shut down a disorganized Truckee team 35-28 in the playoff quarterfinals. The win advances South Tahoe to semifinals against Elko on Friday. The winner will then move on to finals Saturday and earn an automatic trip to state.

On Wednesday, South Tahoe jumped out to an early lead and held it through all four quarters.

Senior Brooke King cemented the win for the Vikings when she nailed a free throw that made it a three-possession game in the final minute.

For a more detailed report check back online or check the Tahoe Daily Tribune on Friday.

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Tahoe Daily Tribune Updated Feb 14, 2013 01:30AM Published Feb 14, 2013 01:22AM Copyright 2013 Tahoe Daily Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.