Lakyn Gulley scored 22 points to lead South Side to a 66-37 victory over Jay County in the season opener for both teams Tuesday night in Portland.
Gulley made 5 of 10 3-pointers and had four steals for No. 9 South Side.
LaKesha Stephens scored 17 points and had seven rebounds and three blocks for the Archers.
South Side opened the game with a 24-8 run.
Jay County was paced by Catherine Dunn’s nine points.
NORWELL 71, WAYNE 40: Kaycee Strunk led four Knights (1-0) in double figures with 20 against the host Generals (0-1).
Hanna Smith scored 12 for Norwell, and Kaylee Roller and Kelsey Beer added 11 and 10.
Demetria Griffin scored 11 for Wayne.
GARRETT 69, CHURUBUSCO 40: Brandi Dawson had 31 points and 13 rebounds to lead the host Railroaders (1-0).
The Eagles (0-1) didn’t have a player score in double figures.
WHITKO 66, CENTRAL NOBLE 44: In Albion, Whitko (1-0) recovered from an early 17-10 deficit by going on a 35-17 run.
Central Noble (0-1) was paced by Tiffany Simcox’s 14 points and Kennedy Forker’s 11.
BLACKFORD 39, BLUFFTON 22: In Hartford City, Maggie Weeks-Foy had 15 points and 12 rebounds for Blackford (1-0), while teammate Lauren Godfrey also had 15 points.
Bluffton (0-1) was led by Ashley Smith’s seven points and Sierra Steffen’s six.