Rangers 
drop
 match to
 TVCC

Photo by O.Rufus Lovett / Special to THE
FLARE Chris
Gracela
looks to pass in a recent game.
Photo by O.Rufus Lovett / Special to THE
FLARE
Chris
Gracela
looks to pass in a recent game.

The KC Rangers dropped their third game of the season Wednesday night, losing on the road to the 10th-ranked Trinity Valley Cardinals, 65-59. The loss drops KC to 21-3 overall and 12-3 in Region XIV.

KC took a slim 29-28 lead into halftime, shooting 45 percent, including five of 10 three-pointers. But the Cardinals were red-hot in the second half, making 16 of 21 attempts while KC shot only 31.3 percent.

Overall, the Cardinals hit 64 percent of their shots while KC went cold, shooting just 37 percent from the field.

Stefan Moody led the Rangers with 25 points, with seven buckets coming from three-point range. Kalif Wright added 14 points, while Jamarcus Weatherspoon had eight. Tom “Bush” Wamukota had seven rebounds while Weatherspoon pulled down six.

KC travels to Paris on Saturday for a 4 p.m. match, and then hosts Bossier Parish Community College.