Again, the Lakers were in shutdown mode, holding Solvay to six points in the third quarter as the margin kept growing. Rice, aided by a pair of 3-pointers, poured in 20 points, while Roberts contributed 15 points. No other Laker had more than four points.
This leads Skaneateles (16-4) to the Class B semifinal Friday at 7:45 at Onondaga Community College against no. 2 seed Bishop Grimes (18-2), who rolled past Jordan-Elbridge and Adirondack in the early rounds.
The Lakers and Cobras are playing for a spot in the March 7 final at Utica Memorial Auditorium against Westhill or Holland Patent.