Multiple Teams · Lady Knights Drop Two At Switz. Co.

The Lady Knights basketball team lost both the JV and Varsity games Saturday to the Lady Pacers.  In the reserve contest, Haylie Jefferson led all SD scorers with 6 points, while Natalie Townsend had 5. Morgan Hayes and Torie Satchwill each added 2, but it wasn’t enough as SD was out scored 27-15. JV is now 0-2 on the young season.

In the varsity game, it was a heartbreaking loss despite a big night for Kooper Vertz and Emily Townsend. Vertz threw in 21 and Townsend added 15.  SD led by 3 after the first quarter and by 2 at the half, but trailed 35-30 at the start of the last period.  In the end, a back and forth last quarter ended up in favor of SC, 45-43. All the scoring was done by 4 Knights, Vertz, Townsend, Morgan Wolfer (5) and Ellen Barrett (2). The Knights moved to 1-1 on the season.