Lady Knights Lose in Second Round of Regionals
February 28, 2019
On February 22nd, #4 New Glarus opened up Regional play against #5 Waterloo at home. Down by 2 at the half, New Glarus came out in the second and outscored the visitors by 15 to win the game. The final score was New Glarus 55, Waterloo 42.
Jaylynn Benson led the Lady Knights with 14 points, while Emily Streiff scored 12 points and Morgan Hustad put 8 points on the board.
The Knights' win led to a Regional Final game at #1 Markesan on February 23rd. Markesan was leading by 12 at the half, but New Glarus did not go down quietly and fought all throughout the second half to try to regain the lead. Unfortunately, in the end, Markesan was able to defeat the Lady Knights. The final score was Markesan 69, New Glarus 51. No scoring or stats were available as of press time.