by Scott DCamp
The Northland women’s basketball team defeated Cedar Valley 50-49 in the NJCAA Division III women’s basketball semifinal round. The Pioneers advance to the championship game, which will be held at 6 p.m. later today against tournament host Rock Valley or Region 13A winner Western Tech.
Northland defeated Western Tech 65-52 during a regular season meeting in Thief River Falls. Northland has not faced Rock Valley this season. Tip-off for the Rock Valley vs. Western Tech game was at 1 p.m.