The Southwood Knights traveled to Blackford High School for their second game of the year. The Knights led 31-23 at half but then outscored the Bruins 39-10 in the second half for a convincing 70-33 victory.
The Knights offense was led by Brooke Elliott with 22 points while Ashley Parson(5 threes) added 19 points. Kassidy Atwood chipped in with 8 points, Taylor Heath added 7 points, Makenna Dawes scored 6 points, while Kassity Simpson had 4, Alissa Pershing with 3 and Morgan Farr with one point. Atwood led the team in rebounding with 10, blocked 4 shots and added one steal and one assist. Heath grabbed 7 rebounds, 5 of which were offensive rebounds; 6 assists and a steal. Ashley Parson added 5 rebounds, 3 assists, 4 steals, 5 pass deflections and blocked a shot. Makenna Dawes had 2 rebounds, 4 steals and 4 pass deflections. Pershing had 4 rebounds and an assist while Farr chipped in with 2 assist and a steal. Simpson grabbed 2 rebounds, had 4 steals, 5 pass deflections and added an assist.
The Knights shot 45 percent from the field; 50 percent from beyond the arc, and 60 percent from the free throw line. The Knights out rebounded the Bruins 41-29.
|Makenna Dawes (Sr)||6|
|Kassity Simpson (So)||4|
|Taylor Heath (Sr)||7|
|Keagan Simpson (So)||0|
|Alissa Pershing (So)||3|
|Ashley Parson (Sr)||19|
|Morgan Farr (So)||1|
|Kassidy Atwood (Sr)||8|
|Brooke Elliott (Sr)||22|
|Athlete Name||Off||Def||Tot Reb||Ast||Stls|
|Makenna Dawes (Sr)||0||2||2||0||4|
|Kassity Simpson (So)||1||2||3||1||3|
|Taylor Heath (Sr)||5||2||7||6||1|
|Makenna Pace (Fr)||0||0||0||0||0|
|Keagan Simpson (So)||1||0||1||0||0|
|Alissa Pershing (So)||2||2||4||1||0|
|Ashley Parson (Sr)||3||2||5||3||4|
|Morgan Farr (So)||0||0||0||2||1|
|Sydney Helfin (Fr)||1||0||1||0||0|
|Kassidy Atwood (Sr)||2||8||10||1||1|
|Brooke Elliott (Sr)||1||2||3||1||1|
The Knights travel to Northwestern on Friday, November 18 to play the number 7 ranked, in 3A Tigers.
In Junior Varsity action, the Knights, in their first game of the year, earned a hard fought 18-16 victory. Makenna Paced scored 12 points to lead the Knights while grabbing 2 rebounds, 5 steals, 9 pass deflections and added a blocked shot. Kayla Mays scored 2 points but grabbed 23 rebounds. Krystin Gouveia had 2 points but was also in double figures in rebounding with 10. Sydney Helfin had 2 points and 5 rebounds. Keagan Simpson had 3 steals and 6 pass deflections.