Southwestern And Madison Split In Thanksgiving Eve Turkey Shootout

Standing room only crowd on hand

Southwestern and Madison split the Thanksgiving Eve Turkey Shootout on Wednesday night in front of around 4,000 fans at the Delbert O. King Gym at Southwestern.

Madison won the girls contest 64-40 ending Southwestern's 5 game winning streak. It was the 9th straight Turkey Shootout win for the Lady Cubs who were led in scoring by Jade Nutley with 22 and Lunden Perry with 14. The Lady Rebels were led by Ellie Foley with 12 points.

Madison at Southwestern girls box score

Madison is off till Wednesday, December 4th at Floyd Central and Southwestern is back at home against Shawe on Friday, December 6th.

In the boys contest it saw the game tied 12 different times before Southwestern went on a tear in the 4th to pull away with a 75-61 victory over Madison. Forster Mefford led the Rebels with 26 points and Matt Williams had 23. Mason Welsh led the Cubs with 21points.

Post game interview with Rebels head coach Jerry Bomholt.

Madison at Southwestern boys box score

Southwestern will play in the Loogootee Tournament on Saturday against Rock Creek at noon then either Loogootee or Clarksville. Madison will be at Trinity Lutheran on Saturday.


Also on Wednesday night, Switzerland Co. girls defeated North Decatur 37-35. Aleiah Thomas led the Lady Pacers with 22 points.


More from Sports News


  • Crossroads- Change in Rural America

    Coming to Jennings County December 14th 2019- January 26, 2020 Pop-up Museum! 5:30-8pm Through a grant from the Smithsonian Institute 1919-2020 Bring items that tell the history of Jennings County

    at Jefferson, Jennings, and Scott Counties
  • Wonderland in the Park 2019

    Merry Madison’s newest Christmas event. Walk through an enchanting festive winter wonderland filled with family-friendly fun on Historic Madison’s riverfront & Bicentennial Park! Free admission, donations accepted. . Ice Skating | Carousel | Walk-in Snow Globe | Santa | Treats & more! . For more information or interest in sponsorship call 812-265-2956.

    at Bicentennial Park
  • Medication/Syringe Drop Off

    King's Daughters' Health Main Campus Medical Building Saturday, December 14 10am- 12pm Sponsored by: Jefferson County Health Department King's Daughters' Health Madison City Police Jefferson County Sheriff

    at Kings Daughters' Health