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February 25, 2013

LOCAL ROUNDUP: Dashers win home finale

DANVILLE — Kirk Golden found the right time to score his first goal as a Danville Dasher on Sunday, scoring with 40 seconds left in overtime as the Dashers beat the 1,000 Islands Privateers at the David S. Palmer Arena.

After 1,000 Islands took a 1-0 lead after the first period, Kevin McCready scored two goals in under a minute in the second to give Danville a 2-1 lead. Joe Pace would add to the lead with his first goal of the season to make it 3-1.

But the Privateers scored a goal later in the second and would tie things up to set up overtime.

The Dashers start playoff play on Friday when they will play the Dayton Demonz at 6:35 p.m. in the first game of their series with the third game at the Palmer Arena on March 8.

WOMEN’S COLLEGE

BASKETBALL

DACC to host playoff game


DANVILLE — The Lady Jaguars got a reward for their 21-8 record by hosting a Region 24 quarterfinal game on March 6 at 6 p.m.

DACC is the No. 4 seed in the tournament and with a win against John Wood on Saturday and a Parkland College loss, they may move to the third seed.

Admission to the game will be $5 and final seeding will be announced on Sunday.

 

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