The 6th seeded Saint Agnes Aggies defeated #3 seed New Life Academy 57-54 at New Life. Darius Lopez scored 16 points to lead the Aggies making 39% (7 for 18) of shot attempted. Three other Aggies scored in double digits, Marcus Johnson, 15, Gary Smith had 11 and Brandon Plasch added 10.
After trailing 28-20 at the half Saint Agnes battled back early in the second half and the lead changed hands several times until the end. New Life suffered just their 4th loss of the season to finish 24-4 while the Aggies improved to 14-14 under first year head coach Chris Hopkins
Saint Agnes will face #2 seed Minneapolis Roosevelt on Tuesday, March 14, 7:45 pm at St. Paul Washington High School in the semifinals. The winner will face either Minnehaha Academy #1 seed or St. Croix Lutheran #4 seed.
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