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RAIDERS FIGHT OFF IRISH ON THE ROAD

PHOTO CREDIT: GARY LEININGER

YOUNGSTOWN, OH- Izzy Lamparty has a huge day as the South Range girls’ basketball team got a 50-39 win over Ursuline.

The Raiders jumped ahead early with their strongest offensive quarter of the day scoring 17 in the first frame and leading 17-8 after one. After the first, the Irish kept the game within striking distance. They outscored the Raiders 15-11 in the second quarter and trailed at half 28-23. The Raiders did just enough to keep a decent lead throughout the third quarter. They led 37-31 after three. The Irish had a very strong fourth quarter racking up 16 points and keeping things interesting. But the Raiders made enough plays to keep the Irish away and win 50-39.

Izzy Lamparty was key to the Raiders strong start. She finished with 26 points, 19 of those coming in the first half. Lexi Giles was also in double figures with 10.

Anisah Moorman led the Irish with 14 points.

South Range returns home on Monday as they host Struthers.

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