The Lady Hawks played their most efficient game of the season rolling to a 41-28 victory over Southport. The teams scoring was balanced and everyone contributed. The team shot their best percentage of the season finishing the game shooting 45%.
Issy Burr led the way with 10 points and 11 rebounds. Ajulu Thathu finished with 9 points and 8 rebounds. Kenzee Smith added 8 and had 3 steals. The glue in the game was Vanessa Wilson. She was solid all game long. She dropped in 7 points, 4 steals, and 2 assists.
In an interview with Coach Gibbs after the game, he was asked his thoughts. Gibbs said, “In my 3 years coaching at Decatur, this game was the most complete game a Decatur Lady Hawk team has played for me. They were focused, precise, and determined. I hope this will carry this into the next conference game against Martinsville.”
The Hawks win moved them to 11-5 and they will try to get number 12 on Friday night at 7:30PM at home against Martinsville. Come out and support your Hawks.