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Ashland’s Aryanna Gulley blocks out during the state tournament quarterfinals against McCracken County on Friday night.

LEXINGTON, Ky. — For Ashland, it’s the Bittersweet 16.

The Kittens (26-7) rallied hard but lost 51-47 to McCracken County (34-3) Friday in the Kentucky high school girls basketball state tournament quarterfinals at Rupp Arena.

Tim Stephens is a sports writer with The Herald-Dispatch.

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