POTTSVILLE -

The Holy Redeemer girls defeated Fleetwood on Wednesday night, 54-39, in the second round of the PIAA AAA tournament at Martz Hall in Pottsville.

Redeemer took control right away and didn't look back, getting out to a 19-6 lead after the first quarter.

Cyre Virgo led the way for the Tigers, scoring 12 points. Kendra Bamberger scored 8 points in her final game with Fleetwood.

The Tigers finished the year 24-5 and made the state tournament for the first time since 1979.