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Andrew James of Britton-Hecla put up a left-handed shot against Great Plains Lutheran in Region 1B action. The Braves lost to Leola-Frederick in quarterfinal play last week Tuesday.

Braves Fall In Quarterfinals

Second-seeded Leola-Frederick avenged a regular season loss and ended the Britton-Hecla boys basketball season with a 55-52 victory in the quarterfinals of the Region 1B tournament last week Tuesday.

Coach Casey Erickson’s crew, the seventh seed, had defeated the Titans by eight points in late January.

Britton-Hecla led by five at halftime, but Leola-Frederick tied the contest after three periods and outscored the Braves 19-16 over the final eight minutes.

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