Tigers Lose Feline Fight with Watertown

February 1, 2020
By: Dwayne Page

The DCHS Lady Tigers enjoyed a 53 to 50 victory over Watertown but the Tigers suffered 64 to 48 defeat at the hands of the Purple Tigers Friday night in Smithville.

In the girls game the Lady Tigers trailed 16 to 15 after the 1st period. The game was tied at 26 by halftime. DC took a 42 to 39 lead at the end of the 3rd period and went onto win 53 to 50.

Kadee Ferrell scored 13. Emme Colwell 10, Mya Ruch and Megan Walker each had 8, Kenzie France 6, Megan Cantrell 5 and Gracie Griffin 3.

The Tigers led 16 to 15 after the 1st period of the boys game and 26 to 24 at halftime. Watertown grabbed a 39 to 36 lead after the 3rd period went on to claim a 64 to 48 victory.

Dallas Cook scored 16. Evan Jones and Jordan Young each scored 12. Dakota White and Elisha Ramos each had 3 and Brayden Antoniak scored 2.

The Tigers have a record of 6-17 (3-7 in the district) while the Lady Tigers are now 13-11 and 5-5 in the district).

The remainder of the 2020 schedule is as follows:

Tuesday, February 4: Cannon County- Away 6 p.m.
Friday, February 7: Upperman- Home 6 p.m..
Tuesday, February 11: Macon County*-Away 6 p.m.
Thursday, February 13: Smith County*-Away 6 p.m.