The DeKalb County Lady Tigers battled their border rivals from Warren County to a double overtime win Tuesday night to run their record to 3-0 on the young basketball season.
The Lady Pioneers led 12 to 10 after the first period and held a three point edge on DeKalb County at the half 22 to 19. The Lady Tigers took a 44 to 41 lead at the end of the third period, but Warren County pulled even with DeKalb County in the fourth and the score at the end of regulation was 49-49. Each team scored seven points in the first overtime and the score was tied at 56-56. In the second overtime, the Lady Tigers took the lead on a Mecedes Luna three pointer and with Cynthia Woodwards free throws, DeKalb County held off the Lady Pioneers to win 63 to 59.
Cynthia Woodward led the team in scoring with 22 points. Kristina Stephens had 15 points, Alex Meadows 11, Mecedes Luna 9, Martha Webb 4, and Morgan Page with 2 points.