Girls varsity basketball vs. Gahanna Lincoln High School

Ben Burton, Writer, photographer

The girls varsity basketball team lost 66-45 against Gahanna Lincoln High School on Tuesday, January 7th. In the first quarter, the Patriots managed to keep up with the Gahanna Lions, but towards the end of the first quarter Gahanna set up a more extensive lead, with a score of 22-13. In the second quarter, the Lions began to dominate the Patriots both offensively and defensively, with the score at the end of the first half being 38-21. In the third quarter, the Patriots began to lose focus, with the score stretching even farther from a comeback than before, the final score of the third quarter was 59-35. The fourth quarter became a chance for the Lions to practice their 3-pointers, with the Lions going into the fourth quarter with a 24-point lead. The Patriots tried their hardest to come back but couldn’t manage to do so. The final score of the game was 66-45.