Lady Warriors demolish McCreary Central


Southwestern High School freshman Payton Acey scored 11 points and had four rebounds in the Lady Warriors' win over McCreary Central High School on Friday. 


STEARNS - The Southwestern High School girls basketball team picked up their first district win of the season in a 73-42 victory over McCreary Central High school on Friday.

The Lady Warriors led early and for the entirety of the game after storming out to a 18-7 first-quarter lead. At the end of the third quarter, the Lady Warriors led 64-24, which put the game into 'running clock' mode.

Southwestern had 13 girls score points in the lopsided game, as senior Alexa Smiddy led the way with a game-high 15 points and three treys. Freshman Payton Acey scored 11 points and had four rebounds. Freshman Kinsley Molden scored nine points and had five assists.

Kaylee Young scored 8 points, Aubrey Daulton scored 5 points, Audrey Teeter scored 5 points, Kylie Fourman scored 4 points, Taylor Nelson scored 4 points, Ayden Smiddy scored 3 points, Makayla Noritis scored 3 points, Sara Neal scored 3 points, Marissa Loveless scored 2 points, and Jessalyn Flynn scored 1 point.

Fourman led Southwestern with 9 boards, while Daulton and Noritis had 6 rebounds each.

Southwestern (5-2) will travel to Lincoln County on Tuesday, Jan. 26.

STEVE CORNELIUS is the CJ Sports Editor and can be reached at Follow him on Twitter at @CJSportseditor.

Trending Video

Recommended for you