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Thursday, February 23, 2017 - 11:10am
Girls prep playoff action resumes today with Mary Tayllor Fuqua (23, above) and the Cedar Creek Lady Cougars, the No. 9 seed in Division IV, playing at No. 8 seed Lafayette-Christian at 6:30 p.m. today. In Class 1A, Lincoln Prep will continue its postseason march as the ninth-seeded Lady Panthers play at top-seeded Arcadia at 6:30 p.m. New Living Word, the No. 7 seed in Div. IV, has a quarterfinals bye and will being its postseason on Monday in semifinals play in Hammond. Photo by DARRELL JAMES

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