Wednesday, December 28, 2016
Ringgold High School
Plum Senior High School
Ringgold faced off against Plum on Wednesday afternoon in the second day of the Penn Trafford Christmas Tournament.
The Lady Rams used 3-pointers by Taylor Mendicino and Natalie Adams in the opening quarter to jump out to an 11-7 lead. Plum countered with two 3’s of their own as part of a 12-4 run in the second to seize a 4-point lead at the break.
The third quarter was close, but Plum was able to increase their lead to 10 heading into the final period. Both teams exploded offensively in the fourth quarter, but Ringgold was not able to overcome the deficit.
Final score: Plum 54, Ringgold 46.
Natalie Adams led Ringgold with 15 points and Johnna Mayer added 12.
With the loss, Ringgold drops to 3-5 (0-1) on the year and will be back in action on Monday, January 2 when they host Albert Gallatin for a section game.