MAPLETON - The River Valley girls hammered Whiting 52-21 in Class 1A Regional girls basketball first-round action here Thursday night.
River Valley (12-9) will play Saturday's Le Mars-Gehlen (14-5) vs. Remsen St. Mary's (13-10) winner Tuesday at Le Mars Gehlen. Remsen St. Mary's beat Kingsley-Pierson 42-27 in Kingsley Thursday night in first-round tourney action to advance to play Gehlen.
Kari Ludvigson scored 14 points to lead the RV Wolverines past Whiting, while Kayla Bird tallied 13 to pace the warriors, who end their season with a 3-15 record.
No other River Valley game statistics were made available.