Lady Knights Hold Off Blackford For Season Opening Win

The Southwood Lady Knights grabbed a 17-2 lead after the first quarter and hung on to defeat Blackford 52-40 in the season opener for both teams.

Southwood led 17-2 after one before Blackford charged back to make it 29-21 at the half. The Lady Knights would right the ship for a 42-29 third quarter lead before winning 52-40.

Erin Lehner – 17 pts, 12 rebs, 2 assists, 2 steals
MaKenna Pace – 17 pts, 7 rebs, 5 assists, 3 steals
Sydney Helfin – 8 pts, 4 rebs, 4 steals, 3 assists
Aleia Sweet – 4 pts, 4 rebs
Ella Haupert – 3 pts, 3 rebs, 1 assist
Bailey Wyatt – 3 pts
Maggie Ball – 6 rebs

Southwood won the junior varsity contest 32-15.

Bailey Wyatt – 10 pts, 3 steals
Alaina Winer – 9 pts, 6 rebs, 2 assists
Mya Denney – 6 pts, 6 rebs
Aleia Sweet – 4 pts, 3 rebs, 3 steals, 2 assists
Rylee Barney – 2 pts, 4 rebs
Meredeth Norman – 1 pt, 5 rebs, 3 steals

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