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Zebras advance to state finalsThe Black Rock Zebras never trailed en route to defeating the Kirby Trojans 63-50 in the semifinals of the Class 1A State Basketball Tournament Saturday at Calico Rock.
Black Rock will play 1A-3 East conference rival Bay for the state championship at 5:15 p.m. Thursday at the Summit Arena in Hot Springs. The Zebras and Yellowjackets split their two regular-season meetings, with each team winning on its home floor. Black Rock hosted the district tournament and defeated the Yellowjackets 74-70 in the finals.
Cats beat HillcrestRange Weeks slugged a grand slam and drove in five runs to power the Walnut Ridge Bobcats past Hillcrest 19-5 in high school baseball on Friday at Strawberry.