Barberton’s girls basketball team lost their first game of the season at Cuyahoga Falls, 44-31.
The teams were tied at 26 with just over five minutes remaining before the Black Tigers went on a 14-0 run to seal the win.
An’taniyha Easter led the way with a double-double, scoring 10 points and grabbing 10 rebounds. Hailey Haywood followed with 7 points, nine rebounds and two steals.
Brenna Walker (6 points, three assists), Maris Ries (2 points, three rebounds), Laney Kaisk (2 points, two rebounds), Megan Schanz (2 points, three rebounds), Haley Anzaldi (1 point, five rebounds), Shakya West (1 point, two rebounds, one block) and Skylar Ramsey (two rebounds) also contributed.
The team returns Friday, Nov. 29 for the home and conference opener, as they host Highland at 7 p.m.