Patriots lose close one to OU Lady Cougars

Patriots lose close one to OU Lady Cougars

(Hillsboro, OH) - The Patritos took on OU-Lancaster on Saturday 13th and lost 62-72.  It was a tough opening quarter as the Lady Cougars would open a 27-18 lead.  Things would turn for the best in the 2nd quarter with the Patriots evening the score at 40 at intermission.

After halftime, the Patriots would score only 8 points in the 3rd quarter, thus going into the final frame down out and thus lose 62-72.  Besides the 1st and 3rd quarters, the Patriots held thier own. 

The Patriots were led by Natasha Barr(West Union) with 20 points, Andrea Gifford(Greenview) and Sunnier Lehr(Whiteoak) each had 9 points. 

"Last year, we lost to Lancaster by over 50 points both games."  Coach Wells stated.  "We have yet to put a full game together."

The Patriots will travel to UC-Clermont on Tuesday 22nd, Women will play at 5:30pm and Men play at 7:30. 

Then Patritos will trave to Akron Wayne on Tuesday 29, Women will start at 5:30pm and Men at 7:30pm.