South Winn’s Jenn Panos (No. 31) goes for the rebound in a recent game. (Photo by Jennifer Bissell)
South Winn’s Jenn Panos (No. 31) goes for the rebound in a recent game. (Photo by Jennifer Bissell)

It was a spectacular display of defense Tuesday night in the Postville gym as the South Winn girls basketball team (2-3, 2-1 UIC) defeated Postville (0-5, 0-4 UIC) 43-9.

The Warriors completely shut down the Pirates, not allowing more than four points in any quarter.

Things started strong for the visiting team as the Warriors took an 11-4 first quarter lead. In the second, the Warriors didn't give up a single point. Meanwhile, they added 12 to go into the locker room up 23-4.

It was all South Winn in the second half, as they outscored the Pirates 20-5.

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