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Como Park Girls Basketball Team Heads to State Tournament

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The Como Park Senior High School girls basketball team is making their first-ever trip to the Minnesota State High School Basketball Tournament next week, March 15-19.

The Lady Cougars beat De La Salle 76-71 Thursday in the Section 4AAA championship game, claiming a berth in the state tournament.

Como Park (24-5) was awarded the No. 3 seed in the big dance. The Lady Cougars will play Becker High School (19-9) in the first round of the state tournament at noon on Wednesday, March 16 at Mariucci Arena at the University of Minnesota.

If Como Park wins, the semifinal game will be played at 2 p.m. Thursday, March 17 at Williams Arena on the University of Minnesota campus.

Tickets for students will be $9 and $14 for adults. Tickets will be sold at school.

A fan bus is available for $3 per student for transportation to the game and back. Students will have to get themselves home from Como, as the fan bus returns to the school campus sometime after 2:30 pm.

A Parent Permission slip must be signed and returned to school by Tuesday, March 15. 

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