Lady Knights Win On The Road At Eastern

Leading by just 5 points heading to the fourth quarter against Eastern Thursday the Southwood Lady Knight basketball team exploded for 18 fourth quarter points while holding Eastern to just 7 as the Lady Knights moved to 7-8 on the season with a 56-40 road win over the Comets.

The Lady Knights were led in scoring by Senior guard Haley Heath with 22 points while Sophomore guard Brooke Elliott added 17 points. Katie Stouffer scored 8 points, while Taylor Heath, and Kassidy Atwood both scored 3 points . Abby Houlihan scored 2 points and Aleesha Phillips added 1 point.

Haley Heath grabbed 7 rebounds, dished out 4 assists, 3 steals and had 6 pass deflections. Stouffer also totaled 7 rebounds and added a blocked shot. Elliott had 5 rebounds, 3 assists, and 4 steals while totaling a team leading 8 pass deflections. Atwood also added 5 rebounds while Houlihan grabbed 5 rebounds, 4 steals and 7 pass deflections.

Athlete Name Pts OReb DReb Reb Ast Stl Blk
Makenna Dawes (So) 1 1
Taylor Heath (So) 3
Haley Heath (Sr) 22 2 5 7 4 3
M. Ridgeway (Sr) 1
Ashley Parson (So) 2 2
A. Phillips (Sr) 1
Abby Houlihan (Sr) 2 1 2 3 2 4
Kassidy Atwood (So) 3 1 4 5 1 1
Brooke Elliott (So) 17 2 3 5 3 3
K. Stouffer (Sr) 8 2 5 7 1

The junior varsity was tied after three quarters before winning the fourth 11-7 for a 30-26 win over Eastern for their first win of the season.

Leading the way for the Lady Knight’s was Taylor Heath with 12 points, 2 rebounds, 2 assists, & 6 steals. Other players contributing to the Lady Knight’s victory were: Josey Brubaker 5 points, 3 rebounds, & 2 steals; Ellie White 4 points, 12 rebounds, 2 assists, 7 steals, & 1 charge; Kayla Proffit 3 points, 8 rebounds, & 3 steals; Makenna Dawes 2 points, 4 rebounds, 1 steal, & 1 block; Ashley Parson 2 points, 2 rebounds, 2 assists, & 1 block; Drue Gentry 2 points, 2 rebounds, & 1 block; Kyrstin Gouveia 3 rebounds, 1assist, 1 steal, & 2 blocks.

The Lady Knights host Whitko Saturday.

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