The Tallmadge girls basketball team lost a 49-42 decision to Southeast Saturday in Palmyra Township.

With the loss, the Blue Devils dropped to 7-13 on the season. Lizzie Bickar and Jordyn Severns each led Tallmadge with 15 points.

The Blue Devils trailed 27-23 at halftime and took the lead in the fourth quarter.

But Tallmadge couldn’t put it away and the Pirates made clutch free throws down the stretch.