The spring sports schedules for most DeKalb County teams will be starting soon.
The DeKalb County High School Tiger baseball team's regular season opener is set for Monday, March 10th, as Clay County comes to Smithville. The game is set to start at 5:00 p.m. at the DCHS Baseball Field.
The month of March will be busy for the Tigers, as they visit Eagleville on the 12th, Clay County on the 14th, open the district season against Cannon County, March 17th and 18th. The Tigers will visit Woodbury on the 17th, then host the Lions on the 18th. DeKalb will host Watertown on March 21st, then play a home-and-away against district foe, Upperman, on March 24th and 25th. Grundy County comes in for a visit on the 28th, and the Tigers will wrap uo the month of March in Jamestown against York Institute on Monday, March 31st.
Meanwhile, the DCHS Tigerette fast-pitch softball team will travel to Crossville to open their season on Tuesday, March 11th. The Tigerettes will visit Stone Memorial that day for a doubleheader, starting at 4:30 p.m.
Other March games for the Tigerettes include the Commando Classic in Hendersonville, March 14th and 15th, the district opener at York Institute on the 17th, and the home opener against Livingston Academy on the 20th. The Tigerettes will visit Macon County on March 21st, Warren County on the 24th, then wrap up the month of March with a home doubleheader against White County on the 31st.
The Tiger soccer team will play in the Upper Cumberland Classic, Saturday, March 8th, for a four-game pre-season tune-up. The Tigers will play host, White County, at 8:00 a.m. on Saturday, and will face off against Coffee County, Cumberland County and Sequatchie County througout the full-day event. The soccer Tigers' official season opener will be at Cumberland County on Tuesday, March 11th, at 6:00 p.m.
Other soccer matches in March include: March 14th at Cannon County, March 17th at York Institute, the home opener on March 18th against Jackson County, home against Murfreesboro Oakland on the 24th, and a visit to Warren County on the 28th.
The DeKalb Middle School Lady Saints softball team is scheduled to play in a pre-season tournament in McMinnville, Saturday, March 8th. The Lady Saints will open the regular season on Thursday, March 13th, at West Wilson at 4:30 p.m. All DMS softball games will be doubleheaders, with one varsity game and one junior varsity game.
Other Lady Saints games in March include: Middle Tennessee Christian in Murfreesoboro on the 18th, the home opener against Sparta on the 20th, a trip to Baxter on the 25th, and a road game at Warren County on the 31st.
The DeKalb Middle School golf team, meanwhile, will also open their season before the conclusion of the month of March. The Saints and Lady Saints will open play against Cumberland County on Monday, March 31st, at RiverWatch. Tee time will be 3:30 p.m.