Denver City Fillies beat Abilene Wylie, make their way to state

Denver City Fillies beat Abilene Wylie, make their way to state
The Denver City Fillies pose for a photo after a win against Abilene Wylie during the Regional Basketball Tournament (Source: Devin Ward, KCBD)

LUBBOCK, TX (KCBD) - The young women of the Denver City basketball team are headed to the state basketball tournament after defeating Abilene Wylie 44-41 on Saturday.

Many area teams have been playing the regional playoff tournament throughout the weekend in Lubbock Christian University's Rip Griffin Center and Denver City is one of very few teams to make it through this round.

This season the Fillies are currently ranked No. 5 in the state and will be playing in San Antonio. Keep up with KCBD NewsChannel 11 Hoop Madness for updates on the team.

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