Posted On: 03/9/19 2:18 AM
The Churchill Lancers entered Gill Coliseum with a point to prove on Saturday, as they proceeded to dominate the fourth-seeded Willamette Wolverines 63-43 to punch their ticket to the final.
Brian Goracke scored 15 points early to help boost the Lancers through their tone-setting first half performance. The junior forward finished with only 17, but his spark in the first half was what created separation between the two Midwestern League teams.
In the second half, Silas Bennion took the reigns of a Lancer offense that scored a modest 63 points for their standards. The junior guard pushed the ball well in transition and picked the Wolverine defense apart for multiple