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Southwood JH Boys Stop Lewis Cass


The Southwood junior high boys basketball teams won a pair of games over Lewis Cass Tuesday.

In a thrilling matchup last evening, the Southwood High School 7th Grade Boys Basketball Team displayed an outstanding performance against Lewis Cass. The game kicked off with an impressive first quarter, where Southwood dominated with a score of 11 to 3. Bray Bassett set the tone early by sinking a three-pointer, while Dylan Hurst and Cade Pershing contributed multiple baskets, ensuring a solid lead.

As the action unfolded, Cade Pershing continued to shine in the second quarter, nailing a significant 3-point shot and adding 5 more points to the scoreboard. The halftime score stood at 24-9 in favor of Southwood. The third quarter posed a challenge for the Knights, who only managed to score 4 points but were able to pull away in the fourth quarter. Cade Pershing was the standout player in the final stretch, racking up 6 points in the fourth, securing a well-deserved victory for Southwood with a final score of 39-16.

Leading the charge for the Knights was Cade Pershing, who not only topped the scoring chart with 15 points but also showcased his defensive prowess with 4 steals. Bray Bassett contributed significantly with 12 points, 4 assists, and 5 rebounds, while Dylan Hurst added 10 points and 5 steals. Other notable performances included Blake Ashba’s crucial bucket in the second quarter and Grady Dillon’s team-high 5 rebounds. Additionally, Karston Haylsett displayed his defensive skills, securing 3 rebounds and tying up 3 jump balls. The victory marked a significant conference win for the Southwood 7th Grade Boys Basketball Team, highlighting their talent, teamwork, and determination on the court.


8th Grade vs Lewis Cass Jr-Sr High School (33 – 26) Win
Southwood’s 8th-grade basketball team secured a thrilling 33-26 victory against Lewis Cass, with standout performances from key players.

Kaiden Valdez led the charge with 15 points, 14 rebounds, 3 blocks, and 3 steals. Dylan Cochran contributed 9 points, 4 steals, and 2 rebounds, while Camden Wyatt showcased versatility with 6 points, 11 rebounds, 3 steals, and 1 assist.

Eli Shellhammer added 2 points along with 5 steals, 3 rebounds, and 1 assist. Blake Enyeart, 3 rebounds and 1 steal, and Blake Henderson, 2 steals and 1 rebound made vital defensive contributions.

Chellis, Hawkins and Chambers each added a rebound.

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