Gilmore finished with a game-high 15 points, Hoesman had 14 and Kinsey added 12 more.

Howard returns to the court Friday for the regional finals.

Ho (21-3): Gilmore 15, Hoesman 14, Kinsey 12, Batterton 9, Walls 8, Biniak 3, DelCoco 2, Sims 2, Benz 2.

SD (19-3): Goodwin 13, Jones 7, Ortiz 5, Schoor 4, Beer 4.


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Half: 42-13 Ho.

Class 2A South semifinals

Calvert 53, Oakland Mills 36

Senior Traonna Thomas and the Scorpions came out on fire on the road.

Thomas scored 20 of her game-high 22 points in the first half – including five 3-point baskets.

In the second half, however, the two-time defending 2A state champion Cavaliers doubled down on Thomas to pull away.

OM (14-11): Thomas 22, Awkward 8, Diggs 3, Thompson 3.

C (22-2): Thomas 18, Smith 11, Weems 9, Gross 6, Butler 6, Graves 3.

Half: 26-25 OM.