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Tigers Take Two Over Wildcats

The DeKalb County Tigers won both games of a doubleheader against Livingston Academy Tuesday, 13 to 5 in the first game and 13 to 3 in the second contest.

In the first game, the Tigers scored five runs in the second inning, one run in the third, four runs in the sixth, and three runs in the seventh inning. The Wildcats scored one run in the fifth inning and two runs in the sixth and seventh innings.

The game winner on the mound, Cody Puckett faced thirty one batters through seven innings. He gave up five runs, including four earned runs on five hits. Puckett struck out twelve, walked three, and hit two batters.

Destry Wiggins- 2 singles, 2 doubles and an RBI
Matt Giles- single and RBI
Shane Salley- 2 singles and 2 RBI
Tyler Kent- single
Tyler Caldwell- 2 singles, a sacrifice fly, and 2 RBI
Cody Puckett- double and RBI
Andrew Atnip- 2 singles and RBI
Hunter Graham- 2 doubles and RBI
Stephen Howell- double and 2 RBI

Tigerettes Edge Smith County 7-6

The DeKalb County Tigerettes edged the Smith County Lady Owls 7 to 6 Friday at Carthage.

DC scored two runs in the fourth inning, one run in the fifth, three runs in the sixth inning, and one run in the seventh inning. Smith County scored one run in the first inning, one run in the second, one in the fourth, two runs in the sixth, and one run in the seventh inning.

Webb, Wiggins Named DCHS Basketball MVP's- Judkins, Whitehead Receive MVC Awards

Seniors Martha Webb and Destry Wiggins were named the 2011 DCHS basketball Most Valuable Players Thursday night at the annual team banquet, while Juniors Allison Judkins and Ashlee Whitehead were each selected as Most Valuable Cheerleaders. The awards were presented by Chad Kirby of Love-Cantrell Funeral Home. The MVP and MVC awards are named in memory Chad's grandfather, Allen D. Hooper.

Webb, who scored over 1,200 points in her career at DCHS, also received the best offensive player award and she was recognized for being named to the second team all-district.

In addition to winning the MVP honor, Wiggins also took home awards for best ball handler, smartest player, hustle, best offensive player, and best athlete. He was further recognized for being named to the first team all-district and the district's all defensive team.


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