The West Central Area girls basketball team beat defending champion, Henning, in the Section 6A finals last Thursday night in Fergus Falls. The win propels the Lady Knights into the school’s first-ever basketball state tournament in either boys or girls basketball. It is also the first state basketball tournament for the former schools that make up the WCA school district: Hoffman; Kensington; Barrett; and, Elbow Lake-Wendell. WCA improved to 17-5, winning 12 of their last 13 games, while Henning fell to 20-2. The WCA girls open the Class A State Tournament with a quarterfinal round game TBA.