The East Wake and Knightdale girls basketball teams squeezed through the first round of the state playoffs.
The East Wake girls (19-6) traveled to E.A. Laney (14-10) in Wilmington and won it's first-round game in overtime 53-52.
Knightdale's girls (12-13) upset the No. 1 team from Southeastern Conference, Richmond, in round one in a low-scoring 36-32 victory.
Knightdale's boys (14-13) fell to Jack Britt (17-11) in Fayetteville, 62-49.
The Lady Warriors advance to take on South View (26-0), the No. 1 seed out of the Mid-South conference, on the road on Wednesday at 7 p.m.
The Lady Knights return a little closer to home for their second-round game in facing Greater Neuse No. 2 Clayton (21-5) Wednesday at 7 p.m.