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Logan outlasts Princeton 77-66

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CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) -

Shayna Gore scored 36 points to lead Logan to a 77-66 win over Princeton in the girls Class AAA quarterfinals Thursday.
    
Fifth-seeded Logan (16-9) earned its first-ever state tournament win and will meet top-seeded Spring Valley in Friday's semifinals. Logan is in the tournament for the first time since 2000.
    
Logan broke the game open with a 13-3 run to start the fourth quarter. Kyra Cline's 3-pointer with 5:32 left gave Logan a 65-54 lead.
    
Logan shot 57 percent from the field for the game, including 5-of-10 from 3-point range.
    
Logan's Monica Mitchell finished with 18 points and 17 rebounds, while Hannah Tothe had 11 points.
    
McKenzie Akers and Hannah Preservati had 17 points apiece for fourth-seeded Princeton (19-6). Jessica Inman scored 12 and Marissa Mullins added 10.

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