Lady Saints Edge Odessa in Louisiana
Brock Kappelmann - December 31, 2021 11:45 am
The Seward Lady Saints returned from the break with a win in Louisiana Friday morning. Seward beat Odessa 85-83 in Lake Charles, Louisiana. Seward jumped out to a 16-13 lead and led 26-24 after one quarter. The Lady Saints led 35-26 with 3:24 remaining in the half and led 40-37 at halftime. A Sierra Lynch lay up gave the “Gals in Green” a 46-41 lead with 3:35 to play in the third quarter. Seward led 59-58 after three quarters. Seward led 71-70 with 5:04 to play. Odessa’s Lady Wranglers led 78-77 with 1:57 to play. Zhane Thompson’s clutch three pointer gave Seward an 82-80 lead with 50 seconds left. Zhane Thompson scored 19 and was 5-11 from three point range. Sierra Lynch and Sydney Wetlaufer scored 17 a piece. Kynnan Shields dropped in 10. Thompson had four steals. Hulda Joaquim, Wetlaufer, and De’Shanti Thomas had five rebounds a piece. Seward shot 40 percent and made 11-30 from three point range and 8-14 at the foul line. Seward is 9-5 and Odessa is 3-10. Seward plays South Plains Saturday at 1 in Lake Charles.