The Western Reserve Academy girls basketball team got off to a rough start and didn’t recover.

The host Pioneers lost to Garrettsville James A. Garfield 60-52 Saturday.

The G-Men outscored Reserve (7-7) 16-4 in the first quarter. Grace Mills had a game-high 26 points for Garfield and teammate Jenna Smith added 14 points.

Jai DuVal scored a team-high 24 points for WRA. Megan Hovan contributed 18 points as just four players scored for the Pioneers.