Lincoln Southwest halts fourth quarter push to advance to state title

LINCOLN – After a slow start from both sides, Lincoln Southwest cruised to a 36-18 lead after 3 quarters. Lincoln East was not ready to give up, scoring 25 points in the final period, pulling within 7 points. Lincoln Southwest would hold on and win by ten, scoring all 17 of their fourth quarter points from the free throw line. The Silver Hawks won 53-43 behind 20 points from Jaden Ferguson.

LINCOLN SOUTHWEST (22-4) 7 17 12 17 – 53
LINCOLN EAST (19-7) 5 9 4 25 – 43

SW: Katie Carpenter-5, Emerson Barada-6, Jaden Ferguson-20, Kate Dilsaver-3, Hannah Kelle-13, Reagan Wells-6

E: Olivia Kugler-10, Haley Peterson-13, Delaney Roberts-5, Taylor Searcey-12, Briley Hill-2, Charlotte Bovaird-1

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