Islander girls survive, beat Ferndale 57-51

The Mercer Island girls basketball will play at 12:30 p.m. Friday at the Tacoma Dome, thanks to a 57-51 win against Ferndale.

Islander Janelle Chow hit two consecutive three-pointers to start the game as the team never trailed during the game.

The Islanders were led by Hailey Gullstad, who scored a game high 23 points.

The Islanders will face the winner of Seattle Prep and Yelm Friday during the consolation semifinal. A win clinches Mercer Island's first ever placing at state and a game on Saturday for fifth or eighth place.

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