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Lady Swedes Send Seniors Off with Huge Win


LINDSBORG, KAN. ( – The Swedes played host to the Southwestern College Moundbuilders in the final regular season contest of the year.


Both clubs followed similar paths in the first half as both would commit 6 turnovers while shooting below 50% in the first quarter and both would commit 5 turnovers while shooting over 50% in the second quarter. The Swedes would find themselves up 39-32 at the break.

The second half is where the Swedes would start cooking outscoring the Moundbuilders 50-31. All 6 seniors that suited up contributed to the final score result in multiple special moments like Senior R’Manie Pulling‘s behind-the-back assist to fellow Senior Hannah Banko. The Swedes would take this one 89-63 and will look to focus on their upcoming opponent in the playoffs.

Lauren Gleason would continue her stellar season by leading the Swedes in points scored with 15. Jaden Newfarmer would come close as she put up 14 points followed by Kisa Unruh with 11 and Hannah Banko with 10. R’Manie Pulling led the way with 7 rebounds and tied Newfarmer with 6 assists. Colbi Rignell would rack up 4 steals.

The Swedes would own the boards as Bethany would tally 51 rebounds due to allowing the Moundbuilders to shoot 33% from the floor.

Up Next…

The Swedes finished the season as the 6-seed and will take on the 3-seeded Friends University Falcons in Wichita, Kansas with a scheduled 7:00 PM tip.