On Saturday, November 28th, the Northeastern Knights hosted the Monroe Central Golden Bears in non-conference boys basketball matchup. Both the Junior Varsity and Varsity Knights were successful in defeating the Golden Bears.
The junior varsity squad kicked off the night with a 60-22 win over Monroe Central. The JV Knights were in control from the get go and never looked back. They were led by Karsen Scarrette with 20 points and Wes Hunt with 18 points. Trace Farris pulled down 8 rebounds along with 4 assists. The JV Knights will be back in action on Thursday when they host Centerville.
The varsity team capped the evening off defeating the Golden Bears with a score of 64-41. The Knights jumped out leading by ten after quarter one, and never looked back. They were led by a big night from Kolden Vanlandingham who finished with 27 points, 8 rebounds, and 6 assists. Raedhyn Foust had a double-double with 16 points and 10 rebounds. Carter Lumpkin scored 14 points. Payton Lumpkin collected 8 rebounds. The varsity Knights will return to action on Thursday as well when they host Centerville in a Tri-Eastern Conference matchup.