The La Salle Prep girls basketball team needs to clear more room in the trophy case after taking third place at the 5A state championships.

Spurred on by 19 points from senior Ella Wedin, the seventh-seeded Falcons outlasted No. 5 Crater for a 55-50 victory in the third-place game at the OSAA/OnPoint Community Credit Union 5A Girls Basketball State Championship tournament on Friday, March 10, at Gill Coliseum in Corvallis.

Phil Hawkins contributed to this story.

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