The DeKalb County Tigerettes will compete for the Championship of the District 8AA Softball Tournament Thursday evening after defeating the Upperman Lady Bees 9 to 1 Wednesday at Baxter.
The Tigerettes scored four runs in the first inning, one run in the sixth, and four runs in the seventh inning. Upperman, the top seed in the tournament, scored only one run which came in the sixth inning.
Danielle Tyson, the winning pitcher, gave up one run on six hits through seven innings. She struck out two and walked two.
Danielle Tyson, four singles
Tyra Graham, two singles
Chelsey Brannon, a single and a triple
Lauren Colwell, two singles
Taylor Monette, two doubles and a single
Loren Cripps, two singles
The Championship game begins Thursday at 5:00 p.m. at Baxter. A second and deciding game will be played if necessary.