The Tallmadge Lady Blue Devils improved to 2-2 (1-1) on the season with a 49-48 road victory at Kent Roosevelt today. The Blue Devils came out strong taking the lead 17-11 in the first quarter and 21-19 going into halftime. The Rough Riders took the lead midway thru the 3rd quarter and were up 32-26 going into the 4th quarter. The 4th quarter was a back and forth battle with both teams exchanging baskets throughout. Tallmadge was paced throughout the 4th quarter with baskets by Jordyn Severns, Lizzie Bickar, and Katie Hussing. With 4 seconds left in the game Lizzie Bickar drove to the basket and was fouled putting her at the free throw line for 2 shots, she missed the first and made the second to seal the game for the Lady Blue Devils.
Tallmadge was lead in scoring by Jordyn Severns with 17 and Lizzie Bickar with 14 points. They are back in action Wednesday 12/13 at James O’ Maddox court against Copley with a 6p JV and 7:30 varsity tipoff.