By Leah Traxel
Once the battle for third place was over – a Wilson 51-30 victory over Bellevue in the Class 3A girls’ state championships – Rams’ post player Tia Briggs summed up the win-after-a-tough-loss experience in one word.
“Bittersweet,” she said.
The fourth-ranked Rams were fiery, not flat Saturday in steamrolling the upstart Wolverines, who knocked off No. 1 Prairie in the 3A regional tournament last weekend.
On Friday, Wilson lost a 10-point lead in the second half to eventual 3A runner-up Seattle Prep, only to think it tied the game at the end of regulation on Bethany Montgomery’s …