Christian Kleve fires off a shot in a recent game. Kleve and the Warriors open the postseason Monday, Feb. 17, against North Fayette Valley. (Photo by Jennifer Bissell)
The South Winn boys basketball team (12-6, 11-3 UIC) split its two games this weekend, falling to North Fayette Valley and defeating Starmont.
Thursday the Warriors lost to their eventual first of the playoff opponent North Fayette Valley (8-10, 7-4 UIC) 71-76.
The Warriors took a 20-19 lead after the first quarter and extended the lead by six at the half, 46-39. However, the TigersHawks outscored the Warriors 22-14 in the fourth to lead by one, 61-60. They outscored the visitors 15-11 in the final eight minutes.
Trevor Schweinefus went off for 28 points. Jordan Rommes added 17, along with four assists and four steals. Andre Walz pulled down seven boards.
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