HALSTEAD — The Halstead Dragons fell to Cheney 61-52 in the semifinals of the Adolph Rupp Invitational Friday in Halstead.

Cheney broke to a 25-12 lead at the end of the first quarter. Halstead got back within eight at the half, 35-27. Halstead was outscored 8-6 in the third quarter. The Cardinals were held to one field goal in the fourth quarter, but hit 16 of 18 free throws. Halstead finished six of nine from the line in the fourth quarter.

Cheney finished the game 22 of 30 from the line, while Halstead was nine of 14.

Trent Scheer led Cheney with 16 points, followed by Hunter Adolph with 14 and Lakin Petz with 10.

Kason O’Neal led Halstead with 12 points.

Halstead, 10-2, takes on league rival Haven at 6 p.m. today in the third-place game. Cheney, 12-0, takes on 10-1 Andale at 8 p.m. in the finals.

HALSTEAD (10-2) — O’Brien 3 (1) 0-0 4, 9; Gerber 3 3-4 5, 9; K.Kraus 0 (3) 0-0 2, 9; B.Bohling 1 2-2 4, 4; D.Kraus 0 (2) 1-2 3, 7; Casey 0 0-0 1, 0; O’Neal 4 (1) 1-3 1, 12; Seibel 0 2-3 3, 2; TOTALS 11 (7) 9-14 22, 52.

CHENEY (12-0) — Dewey 1 0-0 1, 2; Scheer 4 (1) 5-6 4, 16; Adolph 1 (2) 6-6 1, 14; R.Petz 1 0-2 3, 2; Block 0 0-0 1, 0; Peters 1 (2) 0-0 3, 8; Thisius 2 1-4 3, 5; L.Petz 1 8-8 1, 10; White 0 0-0 0, 0; Grover 1 2-4 4, 4; TOTALS 12 (5) 22-30 18, 61.

Halstead;12;15;6;19;—52

Cheney;25;10;8;18;—61

Andale 55, Haven 28

HAVEN — Ko.Dale 1, Ka.Dale 3, Smith 5, Unruh 11, Wells 5, Rohling 3.

ANDALE — Hunter 20, Urbanek 7, Baalman 6, Bruce 16, Fairchild 4, Carney 2.

Haven;11;4;7;6;—28

Andale;11;14;18;12;—55

Consolation semifinals

Rose Hill 67, Garden Pl. 54

ROSE HILL — Sapp 20, Austin 7, Rapp 15, Barron 7, Liechti 9, Moore 7, Nolen 2.

GARDEN PLAIN — Puetz 4, Pauly 1, Smith 9, Mannebach 21, Snyder 4, D.Dreiling 11, Rex 4.

Rose Hill;21;16;8;22;—67

Garden Pl;13;11;11;19;—54

Minneapolis 65, Winfield 62

MINNEAPOLIS — Ausherman 4, Moeckel 11, Freel 1, Thomas 20, Davidson 12, McCallick 15, Berry 2.

WINFIELD — Mays 34, Everett 6, Weathers 7, Chison 7, Weber 8.

Minneapolis;9;16;14;26;—65

Winfield;8;11;10;33;—62