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Cougars Claw Their Way into the Semifinals

Saint Francis forward Brooke Ridley drives into the lane while Southwestern forward Zefiryn Bryan attempts to get into defensive position.

BY SARA FISHMAN PHOTOS BY COLTON SPEARMAN VIDEO BY AUSTIN DRUSE The University of Saint Francis (Ind.) defeated Southwestern College (Kan.) 76-61 in the quarterfinals of the NAIA Division II Women’s Basketball National Championship on March 15. In the first round of the championship, the Southwestern Moundbuilders took on the Eastern Oregon Mountaineers and defeated