Monmouth beats Boothbay for girls Class C South title

Posted:  Saturday, February 24, 2018 - 9:00pm

The Monmouth Academy Mustangs will play for the girls Class C state basketball championship as the Mustangs took the Class C South title Saturday night, 51-47 at the Augusta Civic Center. The Mustangs will face the winner of the Class C North match-up, Houlton/Dexter, at the Augusta Civic Center next Saturday, March 3 at 7:05 p.m.

The win was Monmouth's 20th of the season.

Monmouth returns to the state title game. Monmouth won the title in 2017, 46-37, over Dexter.

Boothbay's leading scorer was Faith Blethen with 21 points.

Monmouth's leading scorer was Tia Day wth 14 points.