Southwest couldn't overcome an ice cold first half and lost to visiting South Dade, 60-42, Thursday afternoon. The Lady Bucs (5-3) led 11-4 after one quarter and 29-10 at the half. The second half was played evenly but the Lady Eagles (4-5) were never able to cut the deficit to single digits. The game was preceded by a ceremony honoring senior players Mya Rocha, Angie Luis and Rosie Cordoba as well as several senior team managers.
The scoring:
Valeria Castro 19
Angie Luis 11
Marianna Moreno 5
Rosie Cordoba 3
Bianca Borgeat 2
Yesenia Fonticiella 2

Valeria Castro scored 16 of her 19 points in the second half