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The Westosha Central boys basketball team used a 21-2 run over an eight-minute stretch in the second half to take control en route to a 76-55 win over Monona Grove in a WIAA Division 2 sectional final on Saturday in Oregon.

Jaeden Zackery scored 16 of his 20 points in the first half for the Falcons (22-4), who advanced to the state tournament for the first time in program history.

Jake Schroeckenthaler scored 12 points and Caden Nelson had 11 to lead the Silver Eagles (24-2).

Monona Grove 22 33 — 55

Westosha Central 34 42 — 76

MONONA GROVE — Ogden 3 0-0 6, C. Nelson 3 5-7 11, Hepp 2 1-2 5, Ellis 2 0-0 5, Schroeckenthaler 6 0-0 12, Elmer 1 0-0 3, Huston 1 0-0 3, Gronski 1 0-0 2, M. Nelson 2 2-2 8. Totals 19 8-11 55.

WESTOSHA CENTRAL — Anderson 4 1-2 10, Brinkman 7 2-2 17, Burzawa 0 2-2 4, Frederick 4 4-6 12, Simmons 6 3-4 15, Zackery 8 3-3 20. Totals 29 15-19 76.

3-point goals — MG 5 (M. Nelson 2, Ellis 1, Elmer 1, Huston 1), WC 3 (Anderson 1, Brinkman 1, Zackery 1).

division 3

East Troy 66, Edgerton 53

Sophomore A.J. Vukovich scored 34 points to help the Trojans (21-5) top the Crimson Tide (20-6) in Middleton and advance to state for the first time since 2015.

Donovan Cone had 13 points for Edgerton.

Edgerton 18 35 — 53

East Troy 30 36 — 66

EDGERTON — Zeimet 4 0-0 9, Fox 3 2-2 8, Cone 5 2-2 13, Johnson 1 2-2 4, Johnson 2 3-4 7, Wille 1 0-0 2, Jenny 4 0-0 9, Rusch 0 1-2 1. Totals 20 10-12 53.

EAST TROY — Brehm 4 6-7 14, Bourdo 2 0-0 5, Mitchell 0 1-2 1, Polakoski 1 0-0 2, Vukovich 13 8-13 34, Lottis 2 2-2 8, Dudkiewicz 1 0-0 2. Totals 23 17-24 66.

3-point goals — ED 3 (Zeimet 1, Cone 1, Jenny 1), ET 3 (Bourdo 1, Lottis 2). Total fouls — ET 19, ED 23.

Prescott 86, Wisconsin Dells 76

Peter Brookshaw scored 34 points, making five 3-pointers, as the Cardinals (24-2) defeated the Chiefs (24-2) in Menomonie.

Brett Hirst scored 30 points and Tanner Brandt had 29 points for Wisconsin Dells.

Wisconsin Dells 32 44 — 76

Prescott 43 43 — 86

WISCONSIN DELLS — Weiss 4, Brandt 29, Pikula 2, Sveum 4, Hirst 30, Funmaker 7. Totals 28 11-12 76.

PRESCOTT — Brookshaw 34, Roosen 19, Nielsen 17, Rundquist 4, Tayson 10, Bartsch 2. Totals 26 22-28 86.

3-point goals — WD 9 (Brandt 4, Hirst 4, Funmaker 1), P 12 (Brookshaw 5, Roosen 5, Nielsen 2). Total fouls — WD 24, P 15.

division 5

Deerfield 65, Oshkosh Lourdes 42

Senior Noah Gjermo scored 17 points and Nate Siewert had 14 points as the Demons (23-4) cruised past the Knights (19-8) in Watertown to clinch the first state tournament berth in program history.

Deerfield 31 34 — 65

Oshkosh Lourdes 18 24 — 42

DEERFIELD — Gjermo 7 3-6 17, Pratt 4 5-5 13, Siewert 7 0-1 14, Knapp 0 4-4 4, Haak 1 0-0 3, VanderGrinten 2 0-1 4, Manning 3 1-2 10. Totals 24 13-19 65.

OSHKOSH LOURDES — Ryan 2 1-2 7, Barfknecht 2 2-2 6, Huizenga 4 0-0 11, McKellips 1 1-2 3, Noone 6 0-0 13, Bauer 1 0-0 2. Totals 16 4-6 42.

3-point goals — DE 4 (Haak 1, Manning 3), OL 6 (Ryan 2, Huizenga 3, Noone 1). Total fouls — DE 11, OL 15.

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Wisconsin State Journal prep sports editor Art Kabelowsky has traversed the state to cover sports while working for daily papers in Fort Atkinson, Racine, La Crosse, Milwaukee and Baraboo.