Minco tops Talihina in area consolation championship
SHAWNEE—Talihina’s hopes of making another trip to the state tournament ended Saturday with a 63-47 loss to third-ranked Minco in the Class 2A area consolation championship game.
Minco advances to the state tournament with a 25-3 record. Talihina, which lost in the district tournament, won five straight postseason games before losing to Minco. The Golden Tigers finished 23-6 and return most of their players for next season.