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TEST: Albany, St.Thomas Acquinas Victorious at Sweet 16

Lindsay Day hit the game-winning shot with one second remaining to give St.Thomas Acquinas a 50-48 victory over Many in the Class 2A semifinal at the Sweet 16 Thursday night. Day finished with 15 points and teammate Candace Parent added a game-high 17 points, who rallied from a seven point deficit at halftime. The Falcons (29-5) will face Christian Life (36-3) in Saturday night's 2A Championship at 7:00pm.

The Albany Hornets will play in the Class 3A Championship Saturday night at 8:30 against Abbeville, after dispatching Lake Charles - Boston by a 59-50 margin Thursday night. Charnell Dimiceli had a game-high 19 points and Danielle Dimiceli added 15 points plus ten rebounds, as the Hornets also overcame a halftime deficit of 24-23. Albany (27-5) outscored their opponent 22-14 in the 3rd quarter to take control.

In the Class B semifinal, Rapides raced to a 40-21 halftime lead over Holden, and added to that margin in the second half for a 79-48 win. Rapides will play Gibsland-Coleman for the Class B title on Saturday.

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