Defending champion and top-seeded Marshall (25-2) advances to the championship game following its 58-37 victory over Gale-Ettrick-Trempealeau in the Division 3 semifinals Thursday at the Resch Center.
Ceraya Morel scored a game-high 17 points to lead four players in double figures for the Cardinals. Bailey Neuberger added 11 points, including three-point plays on two successive possessions to open a double-digit lead for Marshall at 38-26 with 13:58 remaining in the game.
Mia Morel chipped in with 11 points and a game-high six assists; Anna Lutz contributed with 10 points and a game-high six steals; and Laura Nickel grabbed a team-high 11 rebounds.
The Red Hawks were led in scoring by Lexi Wagner with 18 points, and Olivia Zielke on the glass with a game-high 12 rebounds. G-E-T was limited offensively in game with a 25 percent shooting percentage.
The Cardinals went on a 10-0 run late in the second half to build its biggest lead of 23 points with 1:25 remaining.
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You can watch the entire state tournament on WKOW 27 in Madison.