Langford Area rode a solid defensive effort to get past Florence-Henry 48-29 in the Region 1B boys basketball championship game on Tuesday in Aberdeen.
Groton Area ended the Britton-Hecla boys basketball season with a 64-50 win over the Braves in the first round of the Region 1A tournament at Webster last week Tuesday.
Both Britton-Hecla state wrestling qualifiers placed in the meet held at the Denny Sanford Premier Center in Sioux Falls Friday and Saturday.
Top-seeded Warner had a battle on its hands for most of the first half against Langford Area before pulling away in the final two periods of the District 2B semifinal contest last week Tuesday.
Wins have been difficult to come by for the Britton-Hecla boys basketball team this season, but the Braves have served notice that they will not be a pushover in postseason play.