Duluth is surprisingly out ahead of the home team, the Berkmar Lady Patriots, by the score of 28-19. Mykala Walker is coming through big-time for No. 3 seed Duluth, with 11 points at the half, most of it coming on three 3-pointers (all in the second quarter). Mariah Richardson is keeping Berkmar in it with 11 points at the half.
It was a troublesome first half for Berkmar beyond the score, as guard Tyra Smith committed four fouls in the second quarter, two of which were technicals.