Southwood 7th Girls Defeat Salamonie

The Southwood girls 7th grade basketball team defeated Salamonie Wednesday night 21-16.

The Lady Knights, who only have five players on the team ran in to a little problem late in the game. With 4:37 to go in the game, Anna Rees went down with an arm injury and did not come back in. Southwood was leading 13-11 at the time. The Lady Knights went to a four corner defense around the key which was effective, plus went on a 6-0 run on offense to lead 19-11 and then held on for the win.

Emily Harnish lead Southwood with 8 points. Delayne Gentry had 6 points. Danielle Pegg had 4 points and Anna Rees had 3 points.