The Southwood Lady Knight basketball team defeated Bluffton 53-27 Tuesday night to give the team a three game winning streak. The streak is the first time in 13 years Southwood has won three in a row. The Lady Knights defeated Mississinewa and Northfield before Bluffton.
Sarah White led all scorers with 21 points and added 5 rebounds. Abby Harness had 15 points and a team high 7 rebounds along with 3 blocked shots. Jessica Pegg had 10 points and 6 assists. Kaley Harness had 6 rebounds and Mollie Harnish chipped in with 3 blocked shots.
Southwood is 4-4
The JV defeated Bluffton, 30 – 9. Emily Murphy had 10 points and 4 rebounds. Lexi Brickner had 8 points and 4 rebounds. Julia Osborne had 6 points and Drew Rhamy added 4 points. Hannah Fadil had 6 steals and Osborne added 5. Jenny Bentley had a pair of assists and Rhamy had 2 blocked shots.
The JV is also 4-4