The DeKalb County Tigers defeated the Smith County Owls 10 to 2 in the District 8AA baseball tournament at Carthage Tuesday evening.
DeKalb County scored 2 runs in the 1st inning, 2 runs in the 4th, 2 runs in the 6th, and 4 runs in the 7th inning. The Owls scored 1 run in the 5th and 1 run in the 7th inning.
Steven Jennings gave up 2 runs on 2 hits through 7 innings and struck out 14.
John Maynard had 2 two run homeruns and Jacob Self with 3 doubles in the game.
The Tigers advance in the winners bracket and are expected to play again Wednesday.