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Waverly-Shell Rock falls to Carlysle at state

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DES MOINES (KWWL) -

 In a game of runs, Carlysle had the last one as the 4th ranked Wildcats snuck past #5 Waverly-Shell Rock 56-50 to advance to the 4A semifinals.

Payton Kenney led the way with 20 points to lead Carlysle.

The two teams swapped leads multiple times through the first 3 quarters. Waverly-Shell Rock led going in to the 4th as a Victoria Asplund layup gave the Go-Hawks a 43-37 lead with just over 7 minutes remaining. Carlysle responded with a 12-2 run to take the lead for good.

Asplund led the Go-Hawks with 14 points as Waverly-Shell Rock suffered their first defeat of the season.

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