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It wasnít as if the Vernon Hills girls basketball team didnít come ready to play Saturday. The Cougars did. But there arenít many teams in the state ó in fact this season there were none ó that could deal with what Quincy Notre Dame threw at the Cougars on this day. QND jumped out to leads of 9-0 and 15-2 and by the time Vernon Hills recovered it was too late. The Raiders used that start to fuel an eventual 62-45 win over Vernon Hills in the Class 3A girls basketball state championship game at Redbird Arena.