The 8th grade boys basketball team hosted Canon McMillan on Friday afternoon at Ringgold Middle School.
The first quarter was a close one, with the Big Macs holding a 8-6 advantage. In the second quarter, the teams would mostly trade baskets, but Canon McMillan was able to increase their lead to 5 at the half.
Unfortunately, the second half saw Canon McMillan blow the game open, outscoring the Rams by 17-4 in the third quarter. The Big Macs took advantage of Ringgold fouls going 6-9 from the free throw line.
The Rams would play almost even in the fourth quarter but it wasn’t enough to mount a comeback.
Dayne Wilson scored 12 points to lead Ringgold.
Final score: Canon McMillan 44, Ringgold 24.
The Rams will travel to South Park on Tuesday, December 4th for their next game.