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Following wins in the VHSL Class 5 state quarterfinals Friday, Potomac Falls and Freedom will meet for the fifth time this season Monday in the state semifinals at Rock Ridge High School. Potomac Falls won both regular-season games, while the Potomac District teams have split their two postseason meetings.--Times-Mirror/Doug Stroud

Potomac Falls and Freedom advanced to the VHSL Class 5 boys' basketball semifinals, while Freedom earned a spot in the Class 5 girls' semifinals. All three teams won state quarterfinals games Friday night.

Stellar seasons for Riverside (boys) and Loudoun Valley (boys and girls) concluded in the VHSL Class 4 state basketball quarterfinals Friday.

In club-based high school hockey at the Ashburn Ice House, a combination team representing Rock Ridge and Heritage cruised to victory in the Northern Virginia Scholastic Hockey League provisional championship game.

Langley doubled up Briar Woods in the NVSHL pure championship game, also at the Ashburn Ice House.

VHSL state basketball tournament scores

Class 5 quarterfinals

Boys

Potomac Falls 52, Potomac 45

Freedom 59, Halfiax County 48

Girls

Freedom 46, William Fleming 39

Class 4 quarterfinals

Boys

GW-Danville 65, Riverside 62 (OT)

Jefferson Forest 58, Loudoun Valley 49

Girls

Pulaski County 52, Loudoun Valley 49

Northern Virginia Scholastic Hockey League

Pure championship

Langley 4, Briar Woods 2

Provisional championship

Rock Ridge/Heritage 9, Fauquier/Highlands 2

VHSL state basketball tournament schedule

Class 5 semifinals, Monday

Boys

Potomac Falls vs. Freedom at Rock Ridge H.S.

Girls

Thomas Edison vs. Freedom at Hayfield H.S.

Class 5 finals

Wednesday at Virginia Commonwealth University

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