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PRESS FILE PHOTO Defending state champ Bethlehem Catholic will meet Nazareth in Thursday's EPC girls title game. PRESS FILE PHOTO Defending state champ Bethlehem Catholic will meet Nazareth in Thursday's EPC girls title game.

EPC, Colonial League hold playoff games

Wednesday, February 12, 2020 by The Press in Sports

Basketball playoffs continued in the Colonial League and East Penn Conference Tuesday evening.

In the Colonial League were boys semifinals, while the EPC held girls semifinals.

Top-seeded Southern Lehigh beat No. 4 Notre Dame (Green Pond) 82-60. Friday night’s final will pit the Spartans against No. 6 Bangor, a 54-41 winner over No. 2 Moravian Academy Tuesday.

Defending state champ and top seed Bethlehem Catholic advanced to the EPC title game with a 59-39 win over No. 4 Freedom Tuesday. The Hawks will meet No. 2 Nazareth in Thursday’s title game at the PPL Center. The Blue Eagles beat No. 3 Stroudsburg 44-38 on Tuesday.