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Tigers Slay Dragons 47-19

The DeKalb County Tigers won the battle of the unbeatens Friday night with a 47 to 19 thumping of the York Institute Dragons in Smithville.

With the win, the Tigers improve to 7-0 overall and 3-0 in the district.

Will Molander accounted for four of the Tiger touchdowns. Lucas Phillips scored twice and Sonni Fullilove caught a touchdown pass.

Tigers Prevail in Homecoming Catfight with Hixson

The Tiger football team ran their season record to 6-0 with a 42-13 homecoming victory over the Hixson Wildcats Friday night in Smithville.

The Wildcats mounted a 61 yard scoring drive to start the game. With 6:31 left in the first period, Hixson quarterback Gil Brown threw a 15 yard touchdown pass to Bradley Kedrick. The P.A.T. by Jeffery Walker was good and the visitors led 7-0.

Saints Win at Westmoreland

The DeKalb Saints got a road win at Westmoreland Thursday night, beating the Eagles 18-12

The Saints took a 6-0 lead in the 1st quarter
Each teamed scored in the 2nd quarter giving the Saints a 12 to 6 halftime lead.

The Saints scored their last touchdown of the game in the 3rd quarter to take an 18-6 lead.

Belmont Women's Golf Places Third at Murray State; Sullivan Finishes Third Individually

The Belmont women's golf team finished in third place at this week's Drake Creek Invitational hosted by Murray State at the Drake Creek Golf Club in Murray, Kentucky.

The Bruins posted a team score of 318 in Tuesday's final round to finish in third place with a 54-hole score of 919. Central Arkansas won the team title with a score of 906, while Arkansas State placed second at 911.

Phillips Throws for Seven Touchdowns in Blowout Win at White County

Quarterback Lucas Phillips threw for seven touchdowns including four to Will Molander, two to Sonni Fullilove, and one to Jacob Parsley as the DeKalb County Tigers hammered the White County Warriors 58-7 Friday night at Sparta.

With the win, the Tigers are now 4-0 and will face their border rivals from Smith County next Friday night in Smithville.


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