Lady Spartans headed to state tourney

Feb. 17, 2014 @ 12:43 AM

Kerr-Vance made it into the state tournament as a nine-seed and will open play on the road Tuesday.

The Spartans (12-10) will visit No. 8 Hickory Christian Academy (15-4) in the first round of the N.C. Independent School Athletic Association Class 1-A girls basketball tournament .

KVA was eliminated from the semifinals of the Eastern Plains Independent Conference Tournament on Saturday and finished the regular season tied for fourth.