The Tallmadge girls basketball team improved to 9-3 on the season with a convincing 57-36 victory over Rootstown Jan. 9 on the road.
It was the Lady Blue Devils’ fifth consecutive win. Tallmadge outscored the Lady Rovers (5-5) 17-5 in the second quarter to take a 37-9 lead at halftime.
Olivia Ayres led the Lady Blue Devils with 15 points and Kirsten Lightel knocked down four three-pointers on her way to 14 points.
Mary Ryan added 11 points and six rebounds and Kelsey Rice finished with 10 rebounds, seven points, six assists, five steals and five blocks.
For more, see the Jan. 19 edition of the Tallmadge Express.