Lady Tigers Secure 4th Place District Finish

February 14, 2020
By: Dwayne Page

The DeKalb County Lady Tigers have secured a 4th place district finish with a 45 to 32 win at Smith County Thursday night but the Tigers are in 7th place after losing to the Owls 61 to 33.

With the regular season now concluded, the team will be preparing for the District Tournament starting next week.

The Tigers completed the campaign at 6-21 (3-11 in the district) while the Lady Tigers finished 15-13 (7-7 in district play).

The Tigers found themselves behind 18 to 11 after the 1st period of the game Thursday night and they trailed the Owls 35 to 18 at halftime. Smith County led 50 to 26 after the 3rd period and won 61 to 33.

For the Tigers, Evan Jones scored 10. Dallas Cook 8, Dakota White and Stetson Agee each with 5. Elisha Ramos had 3 and Kylan Rhea with 2.

The Lady Tigers led 9 to 6 after the 1st period, 22 to 7 at halftime, and 37 to 14 after the 3rd period before claiming a 45 to 32 win.

The District 8 Class AA records and standings for girls is as follows:
Macon County: 26-1 (14-0)
Upperman: 24-4 (12-2)
York Institute: 17-10 (9-5)
DeKalb County: 15-13 (7-7)
Cannon County: 18-10 (6-8)
Livingston Academy: 14-15 (6-8)
Watertown: 13-16 (2-12)
Smith County: 9-20 (0-14)

The District 8 Class AA records and standings for boys is as follows:
Upperman: 25-2 (14-0)
York Institute: 20-7 (12-2)
Cannon County: 17-11 (8-6)
Watertown: 19-8 (8-6)
Livingston Academy: 13-16 (6-8)
DeKalb County: 6-21 (3-11)
Macon County: 8-20 (3-11)
Smith County: 4-24 (2-12)