Girls basketball: Pope John Paul II vs. St. Basil in District One Class AAA quarterfinals

GIRLS BASKETBALL

District One Class AAA Quarterfinals

((12) POPE JOHN PAUL II at (4) ST. BASIL ACADEMY

Friday, Feb. 25, 7 p.m.

Records: Pope John Paul II, the Pioneer Athletic Conference Freedom Division regular-season champion (7-6) is 8-13 overall; St. Basil, which competes in the Catholic Academies League, is 13-10 overall

How they got here: The Golden Panthers, the 12th seed in a 12-team bracket, shocked No. 5 Oxford 26-16 Tuesday behind a stingy defensive effort and the scoring of Devin Raugh and Taylor Bearden with 8 points apiece … St. Basil drew a first-round bye

Trending: Pope John Paul II is 4-6 in its last 10 games … St. Basil has lost three straight and is 5-5 in its last 10 outings

Top guns: Taylor Bearden is PJP’s top scorer with 8.5 ppg and 16 treys. Michaela Holleran is the Golden Panthers top shooting threat with 21 triples … Jill Lynch (12.2 ppg over last 10 games) and Jackie Thompson (11 ppg over last 10 games) give St. Basil a solid one-two scoring punch.