Girls basketball: Prairie 53, Ballard 50

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The Falcons overcame 12 turnovers in the first quarter to hold off Ballard in the semifinal of the "Surf" Division at the San Diego Surf 'N Slam Tournament.

Nicole Goecke scored 16 points and Cherita Daugherty had 13 for Prairie.

The Falcons will face either Newport of Bellevue or Justin-Siena of Napa, Calif., at 5:45 p.m. Monday for the championship of the eight-team bracket that featured three Washington teams.

PRAIRIE 53, BALLARD 50

At San Diego Surf N Slam Tournament

PRAIRIE -- Nicole Goecke 16, Lindsey Asplund 9, Emily Peters 0, Jamie Phares 3, Jordan Adams 0, Cherita Daugherty 13, Robin Cole 0, Natalie Whitesel 2, Grace Prom 7, Jozie Tangeman 3, Casey Sorenson 0. Totals 7 (9) 12-19 53.

BALLARD -- Verduin 14, Sechler 5, Monlux 2, MacGeorge 12, Bailess 11, Bender 4, Beckett 2.

Prairie 7 16 14 16--53

Ballard 10 12 7 21--50