Local Sports Journal

Grant lost 65-49 in the Class B district semifinal to Sparta on Wednesday night.

Sparta will face Fremont in the district championship game on Friday at 7 p.m. at Tri-County High School.

Sparta jumped out to a 27-17 lead after one quarter and led 37-28 at halftime.

Austin Jensen led the Tigers with 10 points and Riley Foster scored nine.