Westview took a huge step toward securing a second straight NECC girls basketball regular-season championship Tuesday night with a 60-57 overtime triumph at Angola.
Angola blanked Prairie Heights, 9-0 in the semifinals of the 2014 NECC softball tournament last Thursday night in the Monument City.
Westview climbed into a first-place tie with Fairfield in the NECC girls basketball standings thanks to a 51-46 victory over the visiting Lady Hornets of Angola Tuesday evening.
Lakeland advanced to the finals of the NECC softball tournament with a 4-2 victory over three-time defending champion Angola in the semifinals last Friday night.
Angola maintained its firm grip on first place in the NECC girls basketball standings last Friday night with a 72-46 trouncing of Prairie Heights.
Angola rolled past Westview, 57-29 in a battle of NECC girls basketball unbeatens Tuesday night in the Monument City.
Angola, ranked No. 1 in Class 3A, rolled past host Lakeland, 70-40 in NECC girls basketball Saturday.