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.