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DCHS Basketball Season Opens Soon

The DeKalb County High School Tigers and Lady Tigers will open the 2010-11 Basketball Season this month.

The schedule is as follows:

November 16: Trousdale County (Hall of Fame) Smithville 6:00 p.m.
November 19: Van Buren County (Hall of Fame) Smithville 6:00 p.m.
November 23: Warren County- Home 6:00 p.m.
November 30: Monterey- Home 6:00 p.m.

December 2: Boyd Christian- Away 6:00 p.m.
December 4: Cannon County*- Away 6:00 p.m.
December 7: Central Magnet- Away 6:00 p.m.
December 10: Upperman*-Home 6:00 p.m.
December 14: Livingston Academy*- Home 6:00 p.m.
December 17: Boyd Christian- Home 6:00 p.m.
December 21: Watertown- Away 6:00 p.m.
December 28-30: Watertown Christmas Tournament TBA

January 4: Bledsoe County - Home 6:00 p.m.
January 7: Smith County*- Away 6:00 p.m.
January 10: Watertown- Home 6:00 p.m.
January 11: Warren County-Away 6:30 p.m.
January 14: Cannon County* Home 6:00 p.m.
January 18: York Institute* Away 6:00 p.m.

Macon County Dominates in 55-14 Blow-Out Win Over Tigers

The Macon County Tigers won the battle of the cats Friday night scoring eight touchdowns enroute to a 55 to 14 blow-out win over the DeKalb County Tigers on Senior Night in Smithville.

With the loss, DeKalb County falls to 2-6 on the season while Macon County improves to 3-4.

Click here to listen to Tiger Talk (10-8-10)

Macon County's Zack Shockley scored the first points of the night on an eleven yard touchdown run. Carson Cook converted on the extra point and the visitors led 7-0 with 9:19 left in the first period.

Dallas Grace gave Macon County a two touchdown lead with 2:44 left in the first period on a one yard touchdown run. Cook's extra point was good and the score was 14-0.

Zack Shockley scored his second touchdown of the night on a five yard run with 10:06 left in the second period. Cook's extra point was good and Macon County held a 21-0 advantage.

Sullivan Finishes in 11th Place at State Golf Tournament

DeKalb County High School's Mallory Sullivan and Logan Clark competed Tuesday and Wednesday in the Class A-AA State Golf Tournament at Coffee County.

Sullivan finished in 11th place in the field of girls. She shot 92 the first day and 79 on the second day of the tournament for a score of 171.

Clark shot an 82 the first day and 90 on the second day for a score of 172.

DeKalb County Rally Falls Short

The DeKalb County Tigers rallied late in the game to make it close but fell to the York Institute Dragons Friday night in Smithville 34-33.

The loss drops the Tiger record to 2-5 overall and 1-2 in district play.
Click here to listen to Tiger Talk (10-1-10)

The Dragons scored first with 10:57 left in the first period on a 65 yard touchdown run by Tyler Huddleston. The P.A.T by Cullen Roysden was good and York Institute led 7-0

With 4:51 to go in the first period, the Dragons struck again, this time on a one yard touchdown run by quarterback Tyler Stephens. The P.A.T. was good and York Institute led 14-0.

The Tigers cut the Dragon lead with 51.5 seconds to go in the first period on a 48 yard touchdown pass play from quarterback Lucas Phillips to Dillon Brown. The P.A.T attempt by Zach Taylor was no good but DeKalb trailed by only eight points, 14-6.


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