Humphrey St. Francis and North Bend Central were the two area teams to survive yesterday’s quarterfinals at the girls state basketball tournament. 

The Flyers routed Sterling 73-41 to remain unbeaten.  The top seed in D2 takes a 23-0 record into today’s semifinals.  St. Francis meets 25-2 Mullen at 9 a.m. on KLIR 101. 

North Bend will take the court at Pinnacle Bank Arena for a C1 semifinal tomorrow at 9 a.m. on KLIR.  The Tigers crushed Broken Bow 50-29 in Wednesday’s quarterfinals, upping their record to 22-3.  North Bend’s opponent tomorrow will be number-8 seed Winnebago, which upset top-seeded GICC 48-46. 

In D1 action yesterday, Humphrey/Lindsay Holy Family was downed by Archbishop Bergan 50-42.  The Bulldogs finished 19-5.  And BDS fell to Weeping Water 55-45 with the Eagles winding up 18-8. 

In C2, the Centennial girls bowed to Crofton 62-37, as the Broncos ended at 23-3.