The DCHS Tigerettes claimed the Championship of the District 8AA Softball Tournament Wednesday night with a 7-0 victory over Macon County in Baxter.
The Tigerettes will host Sequatchie County in the first round of the Region Tournament at the Danny Bond Field at DCHS on Monday.
In the game with Macon County the Tigerettes scored 2 runs in the 1st inning, 3 runs in the 4th, and 1 run in the 5th and 6th innings.
DeKalb County scored 7 runs on 9 hits and made 2 errors. Macon County was held scoreless on 6 hits and made 2 errors.
Kayley Caplinger had a double and single. Joni Robinson had a double and single. Megan Walker singled and Kenzie France and Hannah Panter each had 2 singles.
Kayley Caplinger was the winning pitcher.
Meanwhile the Tiger baseball team lost to Smith County 3-2 in eight innings Wednesday in the District Tournament at Carthage. The Tigers will play today in the loser’s bracket.