Victory Christian’s LaRanda Thomas tallied a game-high 24 points to lead the Lady Conquerors past the Claremore Lady Zebras, 33-29 in the semifinals Friday afternoon at the 48th Annual Port City Classic.
The win secured Victory Christian a berth in Saturday’s championship game against Verdigris.
Claremore faced Grove Saturday afternoon in the third-place game.
Thomas scored 13 of her 24 points in the second half as Victory Christian rallied from a 23-20 halftime deficit.
Lauren Chancellor highlighted the Lady Zebras offense with 10 points.
The Lady Zebras played without leading scorer Anna McGuire, who was on a college recruiting trip to Colorado.
Skylar Muncy converted a layup with 4:26 remaining in the fourth quarter to give Claremore a 27-25 lead.