Lady Tigers come up short vs. River Valley

By Chad Clinger -

GALION — After a season opening win at home against the struggling Crestline Lady Bulldogs, the Galion Lady Tigers dropped their fifth straight on Friday, losing 59-14 to River Valley.

Galion is t 1-5 on the year and 0-3 in the Mid-Ohio Athletic Conference Red Division. River Valley is 3-1 and 2-0.

Dani Schieber was responsible for five of the 14 Tigers’ points in the contest.

The Tigers couldn’t seem to get things going against River Valley. As a team, Galion shot just 4/16 from the interior and 0/11 from the perimeter. Six of the Galion points came from the free throw line where they shot 6/12. The Tigers had 23 turnovers for the game while recording seven steals on defense.

After the first quarter of play, Galion found themselves in quite the deficit, trailing 19-2. River Valley did not let up and took a commanding 32-7 into halftime. The Vikings would go on to outscore the Tigers in the third quarter, 9-3 and the fourth, 18-4 for the 59-14 victory.

Galion takes on Jonathon Alder tonight at home in an MOAC Red Division matchup. League play will continue again on Saturday Dec.17, in Marion, when the Tigers play Pleasant.

By Chad Clinger

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