The DeKalb County Lady Tigers knocked off the Warren County Lady Pioneers Tuesday night in McMinnville 55 to 50 but the Tigers fell in overtime 66 to 53.
The DCHS Tigers and Lady Tigers defeated Gabriel Christian in the Hall of Fame Play Day Saturday in Smithville.
The Lady Tigers won easily 79 to 17 while the Tigers edged the visitors 69 to 67
The DeKalb County High School Tiger and Lady Tiger basketball teams swept both games Friday night beating Van Buren County at Spencer in their first games of the regular season.
The Lady Tigers knocked off the Lady Eagles 66 to 62 while the Tigers won in overtime 72 to 65
The DeKalb County Tigers and Lady Tigers will travel to Spencer Friday night to take on Van Buren County in the Hall of Fame. The girls game tips off at 6:00 p.m. WJLE will have LIVE coverage.
Members of the DeKalb Saints Football team received special honors and recognition Sunday during the annual awards banquet.
The Most Valuable Player award went to A.J. Mooneyham
Other award winners included:
Most Improved: Eric Dodd and Ryan LaFever
Saints Award: T.J. Bain
Best Offensive Player: Joey Moon
Best Defensive Player: Jesse VanDyne
The DeKalb County Tigers had hopes of celebrating their first ever state high school football play-off game in Smithville with a big victory Friday night but the Giles County Bobcats stood in their way, defeating the black and gold 35-28.
The DeKalb County Tigers will host their first ever state high school football play-off game Friday night, November 4th at 7:00 p.m. in Smithville.
The fourth seeded Tigers (8-2) will host Giles County (7-3), a fifth seed. The winner of that game will meet either East Hamilton (6-4) or Brainerd (5-5) in the second round on November 11.
WJLE will have LIVE coverage.
The DeKalb County High School Basketball season opens with the annual Hall of Fame games Friday and Saturday, November 18 & 19.
The Tigers and Lady Tigers will travel to Van Buren County on Friday, November 18 for action starting at 6:00 p.m.
On Saturday, November 19, the teams will host Bledsoe County and Gabriel Christian Academy
The DeKalb County Tigers were hoping for a 9-1 regular season record, a second place finish in the district, and some extra momentum heading into the state play-offs next week but the night belonged to the Livingston Academy Wildcats Friday in a 42-7 whipping of the black and gold on Senior Night.
The Tigers could not stop the Wildcats running game.
The DeKalb County Tigers scored early and often in a dominating 63-14 blowout win over the Upperman Bees in Smithville Friday night.
With the victory, the Tigers are now 8-1 overall and 3-1 in the district with an important date with Livingston Academy awaiting them in two weeks in the regular season finale in Smithville.
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