The Ranger Boys Varsity Basketball team hosted the Jonesville Comets this past Tuesday night.
Jonesville jumped out to a 10-2 lead over the first five minutes of the game. The Rangers would battle back with an 8-4 run to make the score 12-8 Jonesville at the end of the first quarter. In the second quarter the Rangers would outscore the Comets 15-11 with the help of some timely shooting by Cole Boyd. Corbin Hoover would score 5 points in the quarter and Nick Affholter would add 4 points as well to make the score a 23-23 tie at the half.
An 11-4 Comet run to start the third quarter would put the Rangers down 46-35 heading into the final frame. Although the Rangers gave a strong effort they were unable to overcome the deficit and fell by a final score of 57-39.
The Rangers were led by freshman Nick Affholter with 12 points and 7 rebounds. Cole Boyd had his best game of the season and scored 10 points.
Corbin Hoover added 7 points and Alex Price scored 6. Ben Affholter added 11 rebounds.