Lady T-birds Region IX Champions

CASPER, Wyo. (Wyoming News Now) Saturday night the number 15 ranked Lady T-birds defeated number two ranked Western Nebraska in the Region IX championship game.

This is the third time in a row that these two teams meet for the Region IX title. The Lady T-birds were looking for revenge after losing to the Cougars last year in the championship game.

A close first half as it was tied at 23. With less than 10 seconds left the Cougars were down by two with the ball but couldn't make a basket. The Lady T-birds went onto win 66 to 64 and will hang another banner. They will now take a trip to the national championship.