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The No. 6 seeded Sanford girls basketball team will advance to the Class AA South semifinals after defeating No. 3 Massabesic 52-45.

Sanford will improve to an 8-11 record, while Massabesic will end the season with an 11-8 record.

Sanford will play No. 2 seeded Scarborough on Thursday, Feb. 20, at 7:30 p.m. at the Portland Expo Center.

Both Massabesic and Sanford were eliminated in the quarterfinals of the 2019 tournament.