The DeKalb County High School basketball teams dropped a pair of district games on the road Tuesday night at Livingston Academy. The final scores were 71 to 54 in the boys game and 45 to 38 in the girls contest.
The Lady Tigers earned a non-district road win Tuesday night, beating the Lady Wildcats of Monterey in a low scoring contest, 36 to 19. The Tigers, meanwhile, won in a close game 67 to 65.
Two Lady Tigers accounted for most of the scoring for DC in the girls game, Martha Webb with 15 and Mercedes Luna with 14. Alex Meadows scored 6 and Chelsea Lewis had 1.
The DeKalb County Tigers knocked off Warren County 79 to 62 Saturday night in McMinnville but the Lady Tigers found themselves on the short end of a 53 to 41 decision.
Martha Webb, a senior, reached the 1,000 point mark in her four years as a Lady Tiger basketball player during Tuesday night's game with York Institute.
But while Webb enjoyed this personal achievement, her team fell to the Lady Dragons 61 to 50 as DC remains in quest for their first district victory of the season.
The DeKalb County Tigers and Lady Tigers got back in the win column Saturday night with wins over Watertown.
The black and gold Tigers won 58 to 53 in the boys game to run their season record to 14-5 overall while the Lady Tigers prevailed 43 to 35 to improve their season record to 12-7.
The Cannon County Lions and Lionettes came to Smithville Friday night and left triumphant with wins over their border rivals the DeKalb County Tigers and Lady Tigers completing a regular season sweep over the DC teams.
The Lady Tigers fell 70 to 30 while the Tigers lost 71 to 57
Senior running back Kevin Kijanski was named Most Valuable Player of the 2010 DeKalb County High School Football Team during the annual Awards Banquet held Saturday night at the Smithville First Baptist Church Life Enrichment Center building. The awards were sponsored by Liberty State Bank
The DeKalb County Tigers notched their first district win of the season Friday night at Smith County, winning 66 to 50 but the Lady Tigers fell short 45 to 41 as they remain winless in district play.
The DeKalb County Tigers pounded Central Magnet Thursday night 67 to 3 while the Lady Tigers won 64 to 36.
The DCHS basketball teams got the year 2011 started off right with a pair of victories Tuesday night over visiting Bledsoe County, winning 47 to 43 in the girls game and 51 to 37 for the boys.
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