The Southwood Lady Knights traveled to Maconaquah on Tuesday, January 20, for a non-conference game resulting in a 56-50 victory.
The Lady Knights and Lady Braves battled to a 14-14 first quarter tie. With the scored tied at 21, the Lady Knights reeled off the last 12 points of the quarter to lead 33-21 at the half.
The Lady Knights then scored the first 12 points of the third quarter to push their lead to 45-21, only to be outscored by the Lady Braves 29-11 the rest of the way to hang on for the victory.
Senior Katie Stouffer led the Lady Knights with a 13 point, 16 rebound, 6 block shots performance. Sophomore Kassidy Atwood also chipped in with 13 points while adding 12 rebounds. Sophomore Brooke Elliott led the Lady Knights in scoring with 18 points and added 4 assists and 5 steals. Abby Houlihan scored 6 points and added 5 rebounds while Haley Heath added 4 points, 7 rebounds and 2 assists. Taylor Heath concluded the scoring with 2 points while also adding 3 assists.
The Lady Knights improved their record to 8-9 and will return to action on Saturday when they face the 14-2 Tippecanoe Valley Lady Vikings.
|Makenna Dawes (So)||2||2|
|Taylor Heath (So)||2||3||1|
|Haley Heath (Sr)||4||3||4||7||2||1|
|Ashley Parson (So)|
|Abby Houlihan (Sr)||6||1||4||5||3|
|Kassidy Atwood (So)||13||1||11||12||1||1|
|Brooke Elliott (So)||18||2||2||4||4||5||1|
|Kathryn Stouffer (Sr)||13||4||12||16||3||6|
The Southwood junior varsity also defeated Maconaquah, winning 25-18.
|Leading the way for the Lady Knight’s was Taylor Heath with 11 points,3 rebounds, and 5 steals. Others individuals contributing to the Lady Knight’s victory were Ashley Parson 6 points, 3 rebounds, 2 assists, & 2 steals; Ellie White 3 points, 8 rebounds,1 assist, & 3 steals; Josey Brubaker 2 points, 1 rebound, & 1 steal; Kayla Proffit 2 points, & 9 rebounds; and Lorynn Hunt 1 point, 2 rebounds, & 1 steal.|