Lady Rangers lose on road Wednesday to TJC, 65-60

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The Lady Rangers fell short Wednesday night in a road game to the Tyler Junior College Lady Apaches, 65-60, despite taking a four-point halftime lead. The loss drops the Lady Rangers to 5-7 in conference play and 11-10 on the season.

TJC outscored KC 40-31 in the second half to secure the victory.

Four Lady Rangers were in double-digits in scoring. Imaobong Akpan led scorers with 13 points, followed by Danesha Richardson with 12; Alexis Hill with 11 and Pre’Franz Dominick with 10.

Akpan added nine rebounds while Richardson had eight boards as did Macy De’Gruy. Da’Moneyco Spivey and Hill each had three steals.

Malena Washington led TJC players with 16 points.

The Lady Rangers return home at 2 p.m. Saturday to play Panola in Masters Gym.