OTTAWA - Ayersville jumped out to a quick lead Tuesday night in defeating Miller City 46-29 in the Division IV sectionals at Ottawa-Glandorf.

The Pilots grabbed a 13-7 first quarter lead and were up 28-15 at halftime with a 15-8 run in the second quarter.

Brittany Addington and Megan Schubert led Ayersville with 11 points each. Emily Cramer added eight points and grabbed eight rebounds. Molly Hammersmith had eight points and seven rebounds.

Melissa Michel led the Wildcats with 15 points and 15 rebounds.

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Ayersville 20-47 6-8 46: N. Hammersmith 0-0-0; Cramer 4-0-8; M. Hammersmith 3-2-8; Schubert 5-1-11; Church 2-2-6; Addington 5-1-11; Schroeder 1-0-2.

Miller City 9-43 8-13 29: Gerschutz 0-2-2; Klear 1-1-3; Schroeder 0-0-0; Simon 0-0-0; Michel 5-3-14; Lammes 3-1-7; Niese 1-1-3.

Ayersville 13 15 10 8 - 46

Miller City 7 8 2 12 - 29

Three-point goals: Ayersville 0-2; Miller City 1-12 (Michel).

Rebounds: Ayersville 31 (Cramer 8, M. Hammersmith 7); Miller City 28 (Michel 15).

Turnovers: Ayersville 20, Miller City 23.

Holgate 47

Pandora-Gilboa 41

OTTAWA - Holgate outscored Pandora-Gilboa in overtime Tuesday night to post a 47-41 win over Pandora-Gilboa in the second sectional semi-final at Ottawa-Glandorf.

The Tigers advance to the sectional finals Saturday night to face Leipsic in the second game.

Holgate outscored the Rockets 10-4 in overtime for the win.

P-G had a 17-11 lead after the first quarter, but saw the Tigers bounce back in the second quarter to outscore them 12-5. P-G evened the score in the third quarter with a 7-6 scoring margin.

Rachel Desgranges led the Tigers with 15 points. Marissa Myles and Mattie Grim both had six rebounds for Holgate.

Keri Conine and Hunter Hermiller both had 10 points for the Rockets. Conine also grabbed 10 rebounds.

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Holgate 20-37 9-15 47: Abel 3-0-6; Myles 4-0-8; Grim 2-2-6; Niese 0-2-2; Kelly 0-0-0; Like 2-2-8; Desgranges 6-3-15; Clady 1-0-2.

Pandora-Gilboa 16-47 5-10 41: Williams 3-1-9; McCullough 0-2-2; Hermiller 4-0-10; O. Maag 1-0-2; M. Maag 4-0-8; COnine 4-2-10.

Holgate 11 12 6 8 10 - 47

Pandora-Gilboa 17 5 7 8 4 - 41

Three-point goals: Pandora-Gilboa 4-15 (Williams 2, Hermiller 2); Holgate 2-10 (Like 2).

Rebounds: Pandora-Gilboa 23 (Conine 10); Holgate 27 (Myles 6, Grim 6).

Turnovers: Pandora-Gilboa 11, Holgate 13.