Lady Tigers Denied Trip to State Tournament Semi-Finals

March 6, 2019
By: Dwayne Page

The DCHS Lady Tigers were denied a trip to the State Tournament’s Final Four as they lost 34 to 31 to the Marshall County Tigerettes today (Wednesday) in the quarterfinals at MTSU.

Marshall County led 11 to 10 after the 1st period, 19 to 12 at halftime and 27 to 23 after the 3rd period before holding on for the 34 to 31 victory.

Lydia Brown had 16 points, Emme Colwell 6, Kadee Ferrell 4, Mya Ruch 3, and Maddison Parsley with 2 points.

The Lady Tigers season ends with a record of 23-12.

In other quarterfinals girls games today (Wednesday) Macon County defeated Covington 56 to 38, and Cheatham County beat Grainger 49 to 41. Macon County (30-5) will meet Cheatham County (28-3) in the state’s semi-finals Friday while Marshall County (26-7) will face either Westview or South Greene in the other semi-finals game Friday. The state championship game will be Saturday at MTSU