It was a battle into the final seconds.

Hastings St. Cecelia edged out Crofton in the C2 state semifinal on Friday night, 62-60.

Alexis Arens paced the team with 19 points, followed by Kaley Einrem and Lacey Sprakel with 10 apiece.

The #2 Lady Warriors will drop into the consolation matchup against top-seeded Oakland-Craig, who fell to Ponca. The teams will play for third place on Saturday at 1 p.m. in Lincoln East High School.

For the full story, pick up next week's KCN newspaper!