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February 22, 2010

Fleming, Rowan girls advance in 61st

FLEMINGSBURG — Fleming County and Rowan County rolled to first-round victories in the 61st District girls basketball tournament Monday night.

Fleming County routed Menifee County 57-38 with a big second half as Kaylyn Emmons scored 14 and Alliyah Johnson 12.

Rowan County romped Bath County 71-31 in the other district semifinal.

Fleming County (15-12) and Rowan County (17-7) play Thursday night at 7:30 in the district finals. Both teams advance to the 16th Region Tournament. The winner of Thursday’s game will host a first-round game on Monday.

Menifee County finished 9-17 and Bath County ended 8-15.

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