WIAA GIRLS BASKETBALL: Milton ends Panthers’ season – again
The No. 2 seeded Panthers, who lost to Milton in last year’s regional title contest, was unable to overcome a 29-21 deficit entering halftime despite outscoring the Redhawks 36-33 in the second half.
While Wilmot received a game-high 21 points from 5-10 senior Delaney Sjong, who collected 11 rebounds for a double double, Milton countered with two double double performances from Bailee Collins and Chloe Buscher.
Collins, a 6-0 senior, knocked in 19 points with 11 rebounds while Buscher collected 13 rebounds along with 10 points.
Wilmot, which concluded its season 16-8, also received 12 points from 5-6 senior Devin Coleman, who contributed a team-leading three assists.
Additionally, 5-11 junior Morgan Zenon chipped in 11 points and had six rebounds.
For the No. 5 seeded Red Hawks, they improved to 15-10, and advanced to the sectional title game against Monroe held in Middleton.
The Westosha Report will have the full story in the March 10 print edition