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Class A & B are through the semis

by Bryan Terry and Nate Billings and Chris Landsberger Modified: April 18, 2013 at 12:21 pm •  Published: March 7, 2009
Hillary Konsure of Crowder celbrates beside Okarche's Macy Kunneman, left, and Katie Beebe after Crowder's win in the Class A girls basketball state tournament semifinal game at the State Fair Arena in Oklahoma City, Friday, March 6, 2009. PHOTO BY BRYAN TERRY, THE OKLAHOMAN
Hillary Konsure of Crowder celbrates beside Okarche's Macy Kunneman, left, and Katie Beebe after Crowder's win in the Class A girls basketball state tournament semifinal game at the State Fair Arena in Oklahoma City, Friday, March 6, 2009. PHOTO BY BRYAN TERRY, THE OKLAHOMAN

Hillary Konsure of Crowder celebrates beside Okarche’s Macy Kunneman, left, and Katie Beebe after Crowder’s win in the Class A girls basketball state tournament semifinal game at the State Fair Arena in Oklahoma City, Friday, March 6, 2009. PHOTO BY BRYAN TERRY, THE OKLAHOMAN

The finals of the Class A & B state basketball tournament are today at State Fair Arena (aka the Big House). Sarah Phipps and Brenda O’Brian, our intern, will be down there all day covering the action and emotion.

Here’s a gallery of photos from Thursday’s first-round games. And to see a gallery from the semifinals on Friday, click here.

Below are some photos from Friday.

Chattanooga fans Payton Howell and Corey Garza, from left, cheer on the Lady Warriors as they take on Varnum during the semifinals of the Class B girls Oklahoma State Basketball Championships at the State Fair Arena on Friday, March 6, 2009, in Oklahoma City, Okla.  PHOTO BY CHRIS LANDSBERGER, THE OKLAHOMAN
Chattanooga fans Payton Howell and Corey Garza, from left, cheer on the Lady Warriors as they take on Varnum during the semifinals of the Class B girls Oklahoma State Basketball Championships at the State Fair Arena on Friday, March 6, 2009, in Oklahoma City, Okla. PHOTO BY CHRIS LANDSBERGER, THE OKLAHOMAN

Chattanooga fans Payton Howell and Corey Garza, from left, cheer on the Lady Warriors as they take on Varnum during the semifinals of the Class B girls Oklahoma State Basketball Championships at the State Fair Arena on Friday, March 6, 2009, in Oklahoma City, Okla.  PHOTO BY CHRIS LANDSBERGER, THE OKLAHOMAN

Cyril's Emily Horn and Chelsea Reynolds (20) react to the overtime win against Lomega during the semifinals of the Class B girls Oklahoma State Basketball Championships at the State Fair Arena on Friday, March 6, 2009, in Oklahoma City, Okla.  PHOTO BY CHRIS LANDSBERGER, THE OKLAHOMAN
Cyril's Emily Horn and Chelsea Reynolds (20) react to the overtime win against Lomega during the semifinals of the Class B girls Oklahoma State Basketball Championships at the State Fair Arena on Friday, March 6, 2009, in Oklahoma City, Okla. PHOTO BY CHRIS LANDSBERGER, THE OKLAHOMAN

Cyril’s Emily Horn and Chelsea Reynolds (20) react to the overtime win against Lomega during the semifinals of the Class B girls Oklahoma State Basketball Championships at the State Fair Arena on Friday, March 6, 2009, in Oklahoma City, Okla.  PHOTO BY CHRIS LANDSBERGER, THE OKLAHOMAN

The Okarche girls huddle up at center court before the semifinals of the Class A girls Oklahoma State Basketball Championships against Crowder at the State Fair Arena on Friday, March 6, 2009, in Oklahoma City, Okla.  PHOTO BY CHRIS LANDSBERGER, THE OKLAHOMAN
The Okarche girls huddle up at center court before the semifinals of the Class A girls Oklahoma State Basketball Championships against Crowder at the State Fair Arena on Friday, March 6, 2009, in Oklahoma City, Okla. PHOTO BY CHRIS LANDSBERGER, THE OKLAHOMAN

The Okarche girls huddle up at center court before the semifinals of the Class A girls Oklahoma State Basketball Championships against Crowder at the State Fair Arena on Friday, March 6, 2009, in Oklahoma City, Okla.  PHOTO BY CHRIS LANDSBERGER, THE OKLAHOMAN

Big Pasture's Dillon McGill, left, and Red Oak's Jordan Booth dive for the ball during the Class B boys basketball state tournament semifinal game between Red Oak and Big Pasture at the State Fair Arena in Oklahoma City, Friday, March 6, 2009. PHOTO BY BRYAN TERRY, THE OKLAHOMAN
Big Pasture's Dillon McGill, left, and Red Oak's Jordan Booth dive for the ball during the Class B boys basketball state tournament semifinal game between Red Oak and Big Pasture at the State Fair Arena in Oklahoma City, Friday, March 6, 2009. PHOTO BY BRYAN TERRY, THE OKLAHOMAN

Big Pasture’s Dillon McGill, left, and Red Oak’s Jordan Booth dive for the ball during the Class B boys basketball state tournament semifinal game between Red Oak and Big Pasture at the State Fair Arena in Oklahoma City, Friday, March 6, 2009. PHOTO BY BRYAN TERRY, THE OKLAHOMAN

Preston's Willie Huffman (10) reacts after hitting the game-winning shot in the final second of overtime against Ripley during the semifinals of the Class A boys Oklahoma State Basketball Championships at the State Fair Arena on Friday, March 6, 2009, in Oklahoma City, Okla.  PHOTO BY CHRIS LANDSBERGER , THE OKLAHOMAN
Preston's Willie Huffman (10) reacts after hitting the game-winning shot in the final second of overtime against Ripley during the semifinals of the Class A boys Oklahoma State Basketball Championships at the State Fair Arena on Friday, March 6, 2009, in Oklahoma City, Okla. PHOTO BY CHRIS LANDSBERGER , THE OKLAHOMAN

Preston’s Willie Huffman (10) reacts after hitting the game-winning shot in the final second of overtime against Ripley during the semifinals of the Class A boys Oklahoma State Basketball Championships at the State Fair Arena on Friday, March 6, 2009, in Oklahoma City, Okla.  PHOTO BY CHRIS LANDSBERGER , THE OKLAHOMAN

Cashion coach Chad Tichenor consoles Alycia Cavazos during the Class A girls basketball state tournament semifinal game between Preston and Cashion  at the State Fair Arena in Oklahoma City, Friday, March 6, 2009. PHOTO BY BRYAN TERRY, THE OKLAHOMAN
Cashion coach Chad Tichenor consoles Alycia Cavazos during the Class A girls basketball state tournament semifinal game between Preston and Cashion at the State Fair Arena in Oklahoma City, Friday, March 6, 2009. PHOTO BY BRYAN TERRY, THE OKLAHOMAN

Cashion coach Chad Tichenor consoles Alycia Cavazos during the Class A girls basketball state tournament semifinal game between Preston and Cashion  at the State Fair Arena in Oklahoma City, Friday, March 6, 2009. PHOTO BY BRYAN TERRY, THE OKLAHOMAN 

Red Oak's Lane Adams scores a basket between Big Pasture's Briton Groves, left, Tyler Waggoner, Trace King, and Dillon McGill during the Class B boys basketball state tournament semifinal game between Red Oak and Big Pasture at the State Fair Arena in Oklahoma City, Friday, March 6, 2009. PHOTO BY BRYAN TERRY, THE OKLAHOMAN
Red Oak's Lane Adams scores a basket between Big Pasture's Briton Groves, left, Tyler Waggoner, Trace King, and Dillon McGill during the Class B boys basketball state tournament semifinal game between Red Oak and Big Pasture at the State Fair Arena in Oklahoma City, Friday, March 6, 2009. PHOTO BY BRYAN TERRY, THE OKLAHOMAN

Red Oak’s Lane Adams scores a basket between Big Pasture’s Briton Groves, left, Tyler Waggoner, Trace King, and Dillon McGill during the Class B boys basketball state tournament semifinal game between Red Oak and Big Pasture at the State Fair Arena in Oklahoma City, Friday, March 6, 2009. PHOTO BY BRYAN TERRY, THE OKLAHOMAN

Check out more pictures in our galleries from Thursday and Friday.

We’ll have more after the championships

-Nate Billings

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by Bryan Terry
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Bryan Terry is a native of Oklahoma and is a graduate of Yukon High School. He first picked up a camera while attending the University of Central Oklahoma. After working for the school newspaper, The Vista, he interned at The Oklahoman. He...
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by Nate Billings
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Nate Billings never planned to become a photojournalist. He took pictures as a hobby growing up and worked as an assistant for his father, a commercial still and video photographer, but chose to study English Literature in college. Billings did...
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by Chris Landsberger
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Chris Landsberger is a native of Oklahoma and, as a photographer, has been able to travel coast to coast and everywhere in between to cover news for the last 13 years. He has been a part history that included coverage of Oklahoma City bomber...
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