DCHS Girls Soccer 2009
The DeKalb County Tigers won their first game of the season Friday night at home beating the Oneida Indians 35 to 28.
The Tigers got on the scoreboard first with 3:30 to go in the first quarter on a three yard touchdown run by quarterback Hunter Poteete. The P.A.T. by Zack Taylor was good and the score was 7-0
Oneida answered with 1:23 left in the first period on a 16 yard touchdown run by Sam Woodard. The P.A.T. by Caleb King was good and the score was tied 7-7.
Tyler Weatherby gave the Tigers the lead with 11:00 to go in the second period on an eight yard touchdown run. The P.A.T. by Zack Taylor was good and the Tigers were on top 14-7.
The Indians tied the game again, this time on a two yard touchdown run by Holden Sexton. The P.A.T. by Caleb King was good and the score was 14-14 with 9:28 left in the second period.
The DeKalb County Tigers scored six touchdowns in the season opener at Warren County Friday night. The problem is the Pioneers scored seven touchdowns and won 49 to 42.
Warren County got the ball to start the game and scored on the opening play on an 85 yard kickoff return by Franklin Martin, Jr. The P.A.T. kick by Adam Fann was good and the Pioneers took an early 7-0 lead.
DeKalb County got in the endzone in their first offensive series as Quarterback Hunter Poteete hooked up with Abram Edwards on a 36 yard pass play. The P.A.T. by Zack Taylor was good and the game was tied 7-7
The Pioneers took the lead again in the first quarter as Jay Hutchens scored on a 24 yard touchdown run. The P.A.T. was good and Warren County was on top 14-7.
Late in the first period, Pioneer Quarterback Bradley Steg scored on an 18 yard touchdown run to stretch the Warren County led to 21-7 after the P.A.T..
The DeKalb Saints came up a little short in their season opener Thursday night, losing to Cornerstone 8 to 6 in Smithville.
Ethan Roller scored on a quarterback sneak for the Saints in the fourth quarter but the team failed to make good on the conversion attempt.
The Saints will travel to Satterfield at Trousdale County Tuesday night. Gametime is 6:30 p.m.
The DeKalb County High School Tiger Golf Team competed Thursday at the Smithville Golf Course against Livingston, Monterey, and Pickett County.
DeKalb County shot 156 for the day, Livingston Academy 172, Monterey 183, and Pickett County 192.
Payne Denman shot 37, Austin Garrett 37, Grant James 39, and Logan Clark 43.
The Tigers are 5-10 on the season.
DeKalb County Tigers
Payne Denman, a local and State Champion DCHS High School golfer has advanced to continue playing in the 2009 U.S. Junior Amateur Golf Championship.
The second round of stroke-play qualifying wrapped up Tuesday after a day of intermittent showers and swirling wind on the 7,100-yard, par-71 Old Course. The weather certainly made circumstances harder for Denman yesterday, as it was extremely rainy and windy with standing water in some places. These conditions were better suited for a British Open instead of a U.S. Junior Amateur.
Payne shot 74 on Monday and 77 on Tuesday, giving him a 2-day total of 151. This score was low enough for him to be included with the 64 players to advance from the tournament field of 155. Therefore; he will start match-play competition today (Wednesday). This year's Junior Amateur Tournament is being played in Bedminster, NJ at the Trump National Golf Club.
More tournament details and scoring can be viewed at: www.usjunioram.org
The DeKalb County Junior League All Star 13-14 year old team was eliminated from the Junior League State Tournament Sunday after losing to Clarksville Northwest 11 to 3 at Cumberland Gap High School near Cumberland Gap, Tennessee.
In the tournament opening game on Saturday, the DeKalb All Stars were
defeated by the District 7 All Stars from Murfreesboro by a score
of 6-5. That loss sent the local all stars into the loser's bracket of the double elimination tournament against the 13 -14 year old All Stars from Clarksville Northwest on Sunday.
DeKalb was the visiting team on Sunday and came out in the 1st inning with singles by Stephen Howell and Steven Page and a 1-0 score. Stephen Howell was the starting pitcher
for the DeKalb Team.
The DeKalb County Junior League All Star 13-14 Year Old Team participated in the State Tournament on Saturday, July 18th at Cumberland Gap High School near Cumberland Gap, Tennessee. In the tournament opening game, the DeKalb All Stars faced the District 7 All Stars
The DeKalb All Stars were defeated 6-5. DeKalb started out with a 4-0 lead. A series of pop flies followed with two errors and the game was tied in the top of the 4th Inning. At the bottom of the 4th Inning DeKalb had three up and three down, which resulted in no runs.
Murfreesboro gained the lead in the 5th Inning.
DeKalb rallied in the 7th Inning with singles from Stephen Howell, Evan Cripps, Evan Curtis, and Jordan Huling. A questionable call occurred as Steven Howell attempted to steal at third base, but was ruled out. The game concluded when Devin Summers had a ball hit just over first base and snagged by Murfreesboro.
35 year old Christopher England of Murray, Kentucky was the overall winner of the 2009 Fiddler 5K race held Saturday morning in Smithville.
England completed the 5K in 16 minutes and 51 seconds. He was also last year's overall winner.
Meanwhile, 18 year old Lisa Glover of Warrington, Pennsylvania was the top overall female, with a time of 20 minutes and 30 seconds.
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