OKLAHOMA CITY — Okarche senior Madison Lee’s final trip to State Fair Arena wasn’t going to be a short one.
Robbed of an opportunity to play at full strength at last season’s state tournament because of a torn anterior cruciate ligament, Lee made up for lost time by scoring 28 points on 9-of-12 shooting in the second-ranked Lady Warriors’ 66-35 dismantling of No. 1 Cheyenne/Reydon Friday night in the Class A semifinals.Okarche (28-1) will play Thomas Saturday at 5:30 p.m. with an opportunity to win its third straight state title with a healthy Lee as the catalyst.
“It was really relieving to go play out there with two healthy knees,” Lee said of her season-high scoring performance. “I got in a rhythm and everything was just hitting.” Read more →