The Lafayette Lady Lions have reached the state championship game in basketball for the first time in school history. Lafayette topped Ponchatoula, 50-49, in the semi-finals Tuesday night.
LHS will face Archbishop Chapelle in the 5A title tilt Saturday at ULM's Fant-Ewing Coliseum, thanks to the Chipmunks' 54-47 win over Walker.
Southern Lab fell short of the Class 1A championship game. The Kittens lost to Block, 62-51.
On the boys' side, the regional round is complete. Huntington advanced in Class 5A with a convincing win over the St. Amant Gators, 93-70.