February 8, 2020
By: Dwayne Page
The Upperman Bees and Lady Bees put a damper on Senior Night at DCHS Friday beating the local teams.
The Lady Tigers were beaten 51 to 39 while the Tigers suffered a stinging 78 to 48 defeat.
In the girls game, Upperman led 14 to 12 after the 1st period, 27 to 23 at halftime, and 47 to 32 after the 3rd period before going on to win over the Lady Tigers 51 to 39.
Kadee Ferrell scored 16. Megan Walker had 8. Emme Colwell and Mya Ruch each with 6 and Megan Cantrell 3.
The Tigers trailed the Bees 8 to 7 after the 1st period, 33 to 18 at halftime, and 55 to 27 after the 3rd period before losing 78 to 48.
Dallas Cook and Lucas Hale each scored 8. Rylan Rhea 6. Evan Jones and Elisha Ramos each with 5, Brayden Antoniak and Nathaniel Crook each with 4, Dakota White 3, Alan Munoz and Jordan Young each with 2 and Kylan Rhea 1.
The Tigers have a record of 6-19 (3-9 in the district) while the Lady Tigers are now 14-12 (6-6 in district play).
DCHS will close out the regular season with games at Macon County Tuesday night, February 11 and at Smith County on Thursday, February 13. The girls games start at 6 p.m. followed by the boys contests and WJLE will have LIVE coverage.