In a thrilling back-and-forth game that saw five ties, nine lead changes, and an overtime period, the Southern Virginia University women’s basketball team outlasted Roanoke College on Friday night by a score of 69-65.
Southern Virginia University freshman Katie Garrish was named the Capital Athletic Conference Women’s Basketball Player of the Week after leading the Knights to a 2-0 record in the week from Nov. 19-25.
In a game where the lead changed 10 different times, the Southern University women’s basketball team used a third-quarter surge to win their third straight game and home opener by a score of 79-68 against Randolph College.
The Southern Virginia University women’s basketball team won its second game in as many days on Friday night, topping Clarks Summit University 83-44. After the first half of play, the Knights were winning 46-19 and ended up cruising to the 39-point win.
The Southern Virginia University women’s basketball team kicked off its season on Thursday with an 88-59 win over Bryn Mawr College, shooting over 45% from the field while holding their opponent to 25% shooting in a total team effort.
Despite holding on to a two-point lead at halftime the Southern Virginia University women’s basketball team lost 86-76 in conference action to Frostburg State University on Wednesday night in the Knight Sports Arena.