The Lady Knights traveled to Oldenburg Academy on Thursday, January 11th to take the victory from the Lady Twisters in overtime 44-40!
Going into halftime, the Lady Knights were down 15 -25, came out in the 3rd quarter after regrouping and preparing a game plan and fought back to end the 3rd quarter with a score of 28-30.
The 4th quarter was a do or die situation for the Lady Knights. Down 3 points with 3 seconds left on the clock, Bond set up for the 3 point jump shot and was fouled by the Lady Twisters. Bond sets up at the free throw line for her 3 free throws. First one good, second one good, third one good! Score is tied 37 -37 with 3 seconds left, the Lady Twisters get the ball and try for the half court shot time expires – we are in Overtime!!
The Lady Knights pull out the victory over the Twisters 44-40. Way to work as a team, never give up and fight hard for that win!!
Bond had 20 points to lead the Lady Knights, also with those 3 free throws to put the game into overtime – great concentration under pressure.
Huddleston had 9 points, Townsend 8, McClanahan 6, Beil 1. LaGreca did not have any points on the board but played a big factor on defense in helping the Lady Knights to the victory.
The Lady Knights will return for their final home game on Saturday, January 20, which will be senior night. Please come out and support the ladies and cheer on your Lady Knight senior, Britney Beil, for her final home game.