Nelson County to face First Region winner Murray in Sweet 16

The Nelson County High School Lady Cardinals basketball team defeated the Elizabethtown High School Panthers on March 4, 69-56. They will play the Murray High School Lady Tigers at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 8 at BB&T Arena on the campus of Northern Kentucky University at Highland Heights.

Lady Cards are regional winners.

The Fifth Region champs, the Nelson County Lady Cardinals, pose for a photo after winning the regional tournament on Saturday, March 4. This is the fifth time the Lady Cards have played in the state tournament.