Ringgold Tigers

The Ringgold Lady Tigers led 34-31 after three quarters Wednesday night, but turned it on in the fourth quarter to race past Notre Dame, 54-36, at the Ridgeland Thanksgiving Tournament.

Ringgold (2-0) outscored the Lady Irish 20-5 over the final eight minutes to stay unbeaten. Rachel Akers had 10 points and seven boards as the Lady Tigers put together a balanced scoring effort.

Riley Nayadley had nine points, followed by Lauren Terrell and Maggie Reed with seven each. Sydney Pittman finished with six points, four steals and four assists, while Kaylee Womack added five points.

Ringgold will face the host Lady Panthers at 7 p.m. on Friday.

Details on the Tigers' game with Notre Dame had not been reported as of press time.