Lightning survive Cougars for semifinal berth; champion to be crowned Thursday


GLEN BURNIE SUMMER LEAGUE

Wednesday’s playoff results

First round

No. 8 seed Gophers (Glen Burnie) 58, No. 9 Falcons (Severna Park) 49

No. 10 Cougars (Chesapeake-Anne Arundel) 51, No. 7 Knights (North County) 50

Quarterfinals

No. 1 Raiders (Atholton) 67, Gophers 41

No. 2 Lightning (Long Reach) 61, Cougars 60

Thursday’s playoff schedule

Quarterfinals

No. 5 Saints (St. Mary’s) vs. No. 4 Patriots (Old Mill), 5 p.m.

No. 6 Owls (Westminster) vs. No. 3 Eagles (Northeast), 6 p.m.

Semifinals

Saints/Patriots winner vs. Raiders, 7 p.m.

Owls/Eagles winner vs. Lightning, 8 p.m.

Championship

Semifinal winners, 9 p.m.