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The (11 - 14) Fairfield High Preparatory School Lady Tigers basketball team became the AHSAA Class 5a Area 9 runner-ups during the AHSAA Class 5a Area 9 tournament held at Pleasant Grove. Fairfield defeated Wenonah in the semifinals on Monday, February 3 by a score of 67 - 58 to advance to the finals. In the finals, on Thursday, February 6 the Fairfield Tigers were defeated by the Pleasant Grove Spartans by a score of 39 - 76. Fairfield will advance to the sub-regionals on Monday, February 10 to face off against the Class 5a Area 11 Champions (23 - 9) Mortimer Jordan Blue Devils at Mortimer Jordan at 7:00 p.m. Winner will advance to the regionals to face the winner of West Point vs East Limestone sub-regional game.

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