Goessel?s boys and girls basketball teams advanced to the semifinals of the Herington sub-state bracket with wins on Monday and Tuesday night.
Both Bluebirds teams entered sub-state as six seeds playing quarterfinal games on the road.
The Goessel boys traveled to Peabody-Burns and upset the No. 3 seeded Warriors 67-62 on Tuesday. The Bluebirds will play the No. 2 seed Olpe (19-2) Friday at 6 p.m. in Herington. Olpe beat Solomon 70-40 in Olpe Monday to advance.
The Bluebird girls dropped No. 3 seed Chase County 39-34 on Monday in Cottonwood Falls. Goessel will play Madison-Hamilton Thursday at 6 p.m. in Herington. The Bulldogs advanced by beating Peabody-Burns 57-11 Monday in Madison.
In other area sub-state action Canton-Galva?s boys and girls basketball teams ended their seasons with losses in the quarterfinals of the Herington bracket.
The Eagle girls fell to Olpe 87-15 Monday in Olpe. The Eagle boys lost at Herington 57-28 Tuesday.