SOUTH SIOUX CITY | No. 1 South Sioux City (Class B) trailed at the half but pulled away after the intermission to defeat Omaha Skutt 57-45 in a River Cities Conference girls basketball game at the Mimi Dome Friday.
The Cardinals were down 23-20 at the break but rallied for the win behind a 21-point performance from McKenna Sims. Kyra Fischer also chipped in a dozen points and Marybeth Rasmussen 11 for South Sioux City (6-1).
Sydney McDermott had a double-double with 22 points and 13 rebounds to pace the Skyhawks (2-6). McDermott is the daughter of Creighton University basketball coach Greg McDermott.