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Hamilton advances to first ever state semifinal

By MIKE LEVIN

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (WKTV) - The Hamilton girls basketball team advanced to the NYSPHSAA Final Four for the first time ever Saturday, after beating Franklin 52-35 in the regionals at OCC's SRC Arena.  The It was the Purple Devils' only loss of the season.

Lauren Weeks and Jess Welch led the Emerald Knights (19-2) with 14 points each, while Hayden Nolan added 11.  Hamilton also held 2,000 point scorer Jordan Beers to 19 points Saturday.

With the win, Hamilton advances to the Class D Final Four at HVCC in Troy and will play Saturday at 10:45 a.m. against Fort Edward, with a chance to go to the championship game Sunday.

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