Southwood 8th Wins Overtime Thriller

The Southwood 8th grade boys basketball team won a fun, exciting, back and forth 53-52 overtime thriller over Eastern Monday.

Neither team had more than a 7-point lead at any time. There were 8 ties and lead changes in the last 3 minutes of regulation and overtime.

Coach west ”Team kept poise through constant pressure from much taller and very athletic opponent.”

Southwood “A” Stats:
Dallas Holmes – 30 points, 10 steals, 8 rebounds, 5 assists
Luke Winer – 10 points, 3 assists, 3 rebounds, 3 steals
Payton Ensor – 5 points, 8 rebounds
Quentin Perry – 3 points, 3 assists
Jarrett Smith – 3 points, 4 rebounds
Liam McGouldrick – 3 rebounds, 2 points (made the game winning shot as time expired)

Southwood “B” Game:
Southwood 25 – 19 Eastern

Individual Stats:
Colby Crow – 12 points, 4 steals, 3 rebounds
Lamoine Silvers – 7 points, 7 steals
Jarrett Smith – 4 points, 5 rebounds

Record: 6-4
Next Game: Jan 6 @ Madison-Grant

Photos By Amy Holmes

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