Girls lose to Woodburn, No. 1 Philomath in hoops
February 12, 2020
The Huskies lost 67-53 at Woodburn on Feb. 4 and then to top-ranked Philomath 57-25 at home Friday evening.
Against Woodburn, the Huskies got behind 17-10 in the first quarter, and Woodburn poured it on.
“We were down 41-25 at halftime,” said Coach Michelle Knight. “It looked pretty bleak.”
The game got bleaker as Woodburn continued pulling away, leading 60-37 at the end of the third quarter. Sweet Home bounced back in the fourth, outscoring Woodburn 16-5.
“Woodburn runs a kind of 1-2-2 trap,” Knight said. “A lot of teams are doing that this year. We’ve been struggling wi...