Each team had a lead and at halftime the score was knotted at 6-all.
Then Bartow exploded in the third quarter as Lauren McElhaney scored 6 of her game-high 7 points, Lollie Smith added 4 of her 5 and their team jumped out to a 16-8 lead.
Bartow was able to protect its lead in the fourth and earn a 20-10 victory and the right to play Whitfield County tonight at 6:30 p.m. at the Houston Suggs Youth Facility.
Cartersville will play at 6 p.m. Saturday at the Houston Suggs Youth Facility against the winner of Marietta and Cobb County.
Others scoring for Bartow were Taryn Callahan, 3 points; Carli Clymer, 3; and Alexa Varner, 2.
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Bartow 3 3 10 4 20
C’ville 5 1 2 2 10