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Southeast Swept at Beloit

Mike Hammett - February 12, 2014 6:21 am

The Southeast of Saline Trojans were swept at Beloit on Tuesday night, with the girls falling 56-40 and the boys losing 59-52.

In the girls contest, Beloit turned a 13-9 first quarter lead into a 30-19 halftime lead. Southeast wasn’t able to make much of a charge in the second half, as Beloit steadily pulled away for the 56-40 win.

Erica Montgomery tallied a double-double for Southeast with 18 points and 10 rebounds. Southeast drops to 8-7 overall and 3-4 in the NCAA.

In the boys game, Southeast hung tough with Beloit in the first half, trailing 18-17 after one, but tying the game at 29 at halftime. However, Beloit turned the game in the third quarter, outscoring Southeast 19-8 to lead 48-37. Southeast fought back in the fourth, getting within five at 55-50, but Beloit held on.

Southeast was led by a double-double from Easton Montgomery with 16 points and 15 rebounds while Ben Stutterheim added 15 points.