The Philadelphia Lady Tornadoes have played their way into the Class 3A South State finals against St. Patrick.

Philadelphia dropped a 5-0 decision to St. Patrick Monday night. The Lady Tornadoes were to host St. Patrick for games two and three, if necessary, at Burnside Park Tuesday.

The Lady Tornadoes had four hits against St. Patrick but left eight runners stranded. Caitlin Dickerson, Jada White, Precious Sanders and Latesha Carter all hit singles.

Philadelphia rolled past Raleigh in the second round. The Lady Tornadoes won game one 6-5, lost game two 1-0, and then took game three 10-0. No details were available.

The Lady Tornadoes have a 26-8 record.