The Pittsburgh Pirates Monday night selected former DCHS right handed pitcher Steven Jennings in the Major League Baseball Draft as the 42nd overall pick and sixth into the second round.
The season for the DCHS Tigerettes came to a close Friday night in Smithville as they lost to Sweetwater 3 to 1 in the Class AA Sectional or Sub State.
Another athlete from the DCHS Class of 2017 has signed a letter of intent to play college sports.
For the fifth time this season, the DCHS Tigerettes have beaten Macon County. This time it was for the championship of the region softball tournament.
The Tigerettes won 15 to 2 Wednesday evening in the finals of the tournament played at the DCHS Danny Bond Field .
The DeKalb County Tigerettes advanced to the Regional final Monday night with a 9-0 win over visiting Sequatchie County. With the win the local squad also earned an automatic berth in the sub-state.
DeKalb will take on District 8 foe Macon County, who defeated Chattanooga Christian in the other Regional game Monday.
The DCHS Tigers were eliminated from the District 8AA baseball tournament Thursday night losing 6-5 to Smith County at Carthage. They conclude the season at 20-10 overall and a district record of 10-4.
First year DCHS Tigerette Softball Coach Danny Fish has been named the Coach of the Year in District 8AA.
The DCHS Tigerettes claimed the Championship of the District 8AA Softball Tournament Wednesday night with a 7-0 victory over Macon County in Baxter.
The Tigerettes will host Sequatchie County in the first round of the Region Tournament at the Danny Bond Field at DCHS on Monday.
The DCHS Tigerettes will play for the championship of the District 8AA Softball Tournament tonight (Wednesday) at Baxter.
Game time is 5:45 p.m. and WJLE will broadcast the game LIVE from Upperman High School.
The Tigerettes advanced to the title game by defeating Macon County 10 to 6 Tuesday.
The DeKalb County Tigers defeated the Smith County Owls 10 to 2 in the District 8AA baseball tournament at Carthage Tuesday evening.
DeKalb County scored 2 runs in the 1st inning, 2 runs in the 4th, 2 runs in the 6th, and 4 runs in the 7th inning. The Owls scored 1 run in the 5th and 1 run in the 7th inning.