CATASAUQUA - The Southern Lehigh and Notre Dame Green Pond girl's basketball teams advanced to the Colonial League Championship on Tuesday night at Catasauqua.
The top-seeded and defending champion Spartans downed (5) Northwestern in the late semifinal, 54-38.
The Spartans ended the opening half on a 16-1 run.
Southern's Avery Bennett and Northwestern's Leighanna Lister each scored a game-high 18 points.
In the early game, (2) Notre Dame GP topped (3) Bangor, 32-27.
Cassie Kelly poured in a team-high 8 points for the Crusaders.
Marissa Fernandez-Tierney scored a game-high 11 points for the Slaters.
The Colonial League Championship is scheduled for Friday at 6:00 at a place to be determined.