Despite final loss at Newport, SH girls played 'competitively' this year
March 4, 2020
While Sweet Home ended its girls basketball season with a 56-37 loss to Newport on the road Feb. 25, the team made substantial gains and has a lot going for it next season.
Newport pulled ahead quickly, leading 14-6 after the first quarter, 30-19 at halftime and 42-23 going into the fourth quarter. Sweet Home made progress in the fourth quarter, edging out Newport 14-13.
Turnovers were a key problem during the game, Coach Michelle Knight said. “We had 14 turnovers in the first quarter. We didn’t take care of the basketball.”
Adaira Burger, Brooke Burke and Katie Miller led the Huski...