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Fort Loramie tops Waterford in Div. IV title game, 55-48

COLUMBUS (AP) — Jessica Boerger and Kelly Turner combined for 40 points to lead Fort Loramie to a 55-48 win over Waterford to win its second Division IV girls state title.

Boerger had 25 points and seven rebounds Saturday at Ohio State’s Value City Arena. Turner added 15 points and six rebounds.

Waterford (2-2) had a 15-game winning streak ended in its first state tournament. Taylor Hilverding and Ali Kern each had 13 points for the Wildcats.

Fort Loramie (25-5) led 46-33 early in the fourth quarter on a three-pointer by Boerger but Waterford forced six turnovers during a 12-2 run to pull to within 48-45 before Boerger hit both ends of a one-and-one.

Fort Loramie also won the 2013 title.