GIRARD OH- In a hard-fought defensive battle, Mineral Ridge showcased their resilience on the road, securing a 38-33 victory over Girard. The Rams’ success was attributed to stellar team rebounding and a formidable defense, earning them their second win of the season.

Leading the charge for the Lady Rams was Gianna Gilbert, contributing a game-high 15 points, followed by Ava Hulett with 10 points. The victory saw additional contributions from Sullivan Sandy with 5 points, Sam Aulet with 3 points, Kelcee Dye with 3 points, and Lily Merolillo with 2 points.

Girard’s offensive efforts were led by Mia Malito with 13 points, supported by Caylee Wilkes with 8 points and Ally Gassman with 5 points.

Mineral Ridge’s collective team effort and defensive prowess were instrumental in overcoming Girard on their home court. Looking ahead, the Lady Rams will continue their season with a game at Orange this Saturday. Girard, on the other hand, will return to action on Monday as they host Crestview, aiming to rebound from the closely contested matchup.