Northside Wins 11th Straight Against Rival Southside

Northside and Southside has long been one of the biggest rivalries in the state of Arkansas but the Lady Bears have had their way with the cross town foe of late.

The Lady Bears jumped out to a 14-point lead after one period and cruised to a 55-38 win at the Stubblefield Center.

Northside (22-3) could do little wrong in the first half as they led by 18 points at intermission. Jill Myers beat the buzzer in the first with a deep 3-pointer then Olivia Hanson took over in the second.

Hanson finished with 13 points while Brianna Jackson added 11. Southside got a game high 17 points from Drew Jones.

The Lady Bears have now won 11 straight against Southside while Northside has won 29 of the previous 33 meetings. Northside won the first meeting this season, 67-59.

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