Annandale holds on to move into state championship game 14 Mar 14

The Annandale Cardinals had an 18 point lead at one point in the first half, but had to hang on at the end of a 81-76 win over Caledonia in the Class 2A Boys Basketball State Semi Finals.  Caleldonia would chip away at the lead, and had a possession to tie late in the game…but The Cardinals would hold the lead, hitting free throws down the stretch to ice the game.  Chase Knickerbocker led the way for Annandale with 24 points and 6 rebounds, while Matt Miller had 21 points, 12 rebounds, and 7 assists.  Forward Andrew Fort also finished with a double double of 14 points and 10 rebounds.  The Cardinals will play for the State Title Saturday afternoon at 2 pm on AM 1260 KDUZ.