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Rossville's Luke Meek (driving above) hit two 3-pointers late in the first half to draw the Hornets into a tie at 28 against Seeger on Friday. Rossville went on to take a 32-28 halftime lead and win the contest 55-39 to move on to the sectional championship tonight against Western Boone. 

Rossville will play sectional host Western Boone for a Class 2A boys basketball championship at 7:30 p.m. tonight after the Hornets topped Seeger, 55-39, in a semifinal on Friday night.

The win didn't come easily however as the Patriots led 15-10 after the first quarter and 28-22 before Luke Meek hit two straight 3s with 1:47 and 1:17 left in the first half off an assist from Reid Douglas and offensive rebound and assist from Evan Price respectively to jump start the Hornet offense. They closed with a 32-28 halftime lead over the Patriots and built it to 40-32 after three quarters.