Parkville has lived to fight another day in the Maryland Public Secondary Schools Athletic Association girls basketball tournament.
Their local counterparts in Overlea weren't so lucky, upset by 10th-seeded Pikesville, 45-38, according to the MPSSAA website.
The No. 12 Parkville Knights, however, were on the giving end of an upset—dominating No. 5 Towson, 43-29. Parkville plays at No. 4 Digital Harbor this afternoon at 4 p.m., according to the MPSSAA website. A victory over the Baltimore City school will see the Knights take on the winner of a contest between No. 1 Aberdeen and No. 9 Franklin on Feb. 27.
No. 4 Loch Raven, which earned a bye in first-round play, will host No. 5 Edmonson/Westside this afternoon. A win will see the Raiders take on the winner of a game between top-seeded Randallstown and No. 9 Carver Vo-Tech Wednesday.
The boys portion of the tournament begins Tuesday.
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