The Lady Rams’ 7th grade girls traveled to Ft. Couch on Monday afternoon in their first game of the week.
The teams would trade baskets in the opening quarter before the Lady Rams took a 6-4 lead at the end of one.
In the second, the Panthers would dominate the quarter, 10-2, and take a lead into the half.
Ringgold outscored Ft. Couch in the third but it wasn’t enough to cut into the lead. Missed lay-ups continued to haunt the Rams, especially in the midst of a comeback.
The Panthers would hold firm in the fourth quarter and take the win.
Final score: Ft. Couch 27, Ringgold 21.
Lily Tirpak had 9 points for Ringgold.
The Lady Rams are scheduled to play South Park on Tuesday.