It was a busy second round of the CHSAA girls basketball playoffs Friday night across Southern Colorado.
No. 1 seed in Class 4A, Sand Creek cruised to 52-41 win over Centaurus to begin their hunt for a first state title.
Sierra and Air Academy also looked impressive in their opening contests. The Stallions topped Rifle 65-33, while the Kadets knocked off Palmer Ridge, 53-35.
Despite leading 19-10 at halftime, Fountain-Fort Carson was upset by Columbine in Class 5A, 51-39.