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Cope Out as Coach at DCHS

After seven years as head coach of the DCHS Lady Tiger basketball program, Joe Pat Cope will not be back for another season next year. He is also not expected to return as teacher.

School administrators have decided to make a change. Cope is also out as the DCHS golf and tennis coach next year.

Cope teaches World History/Geography at DCHS

DCHS Tigerettes to Play York Institute in District Softball Tournament

The DCHS Tigerettes will play their first game of the District 8AA Softball Tournament Saturday morning, May 7 at Upperman High School in Baxter. Their opponent will be York Institute. The game is set for 10:30 a.m. DeKalb County is the #1 seed. York Institute is the #8 seed. The winner will play Monday, May 9 at 3:30 p.m. against either Upperman or Cannon County.

DCHS Tigers to Face Livingston Academy in District Tournament

The DCHS Tigers will make their debut in the District 8 AA Baseball Tournament Friday, May 6 at 4:00 p.m. in Murfreesboro. Their opponent will be Livingston Academy.

The Tigers enter the tournament as the #3 seed and Livingston Academy is the #6 seed. The winner will face either Central Magnet or Macon County on Saturday, May 7 at 2:30 p.m. in Murfreesboro.

Tigerettes Swat Lady Bees 14-0

The DCHS Tigerettes shutout Upperman at Baxter 14 to 0 Tuesday.

The Tigerettes scored 14 runs on 15 hits and made 1 error. Upperman was held scoreless on 5 hits and made 3 errors.

Kelly Roberts was the winning pitcher.

Tyra Graham had a homerun, single, and a double

Allison Maynard had a triple and double

Lexi Bates- 2 singles

Tigers Sweep Livingston Academy

The DeKalb County High School Tigers swept Livingston Academy in a doubleheader Monday in Smithville winning 3 to 0 and 11 to 2.

In the first game, DeKalb County won 3-0. Tiger pitcher Steven Jennings pitched a 1 hit shutout through 5 innings. He struck out 8.

Sam McMillen had a homerun and Jacob Self doubled.

In the second game, the Tigers won 11 to 2.


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