The Northfield Lady Norse set up a showdown with Rochester for the TRC championship by going on the road and defeating Whitko 57-24 Saturday.
With the win the Norse stand at 7-1 in the conference with Rochester. The two teams play at Northfield Thursday for the outright title.
At Whitko the Norse doubled up on the Wildcats 12-6 in the first before putting the game out of reach in the second. Northfield out scored Whitko 22-7 in the second to lead 34-13 at the half before winning the second half 23-11.
Ally Keaffaber led with 14 points, 4 rebounds, and 6 assists. Addi Baker followed with 9 points, 4 rebounds, and 1 assist.
Melanie Beery also had 8 points, 4 rebounds and 3 assist. Kyra Kennedy added 8 points, 4 rebounds, and 1 assist.
The Northfield junior varsity defeated Whitko 41-15
Kenzie Baer led with 16 points followed by Emma Hoover with 11.
Photos By Sam Knight