The DeKalb County High School basketball teams got the new year started off right with a pair of road wins at Watertown Monday night.
The Lady Tigers won 49 to 31 and the Tigers prevailed 59 to 57.
In the girls game, DeKalb County led 11 to 6 after the first period and led 20 to 12 at half time, outscoring Watertown 9 to 6 in the second quarter. The Lady Tigers extended their lead in the third period, outscoring their opponents 13 to 10 to take a 33 to 22 lead into the fourth period. DeKalb County won the fourth quarter 16 to 9 and won the game 49 to 31.
The Lady Tigers had three players in double digits, Cynthia Woodward with 14 points, Kristina Stephens 13, and Martha Webb with 12 points. Morgan Page, Nikki Bass, Brooke Hutchings, Jessica Garrison, and Lydia Foutch each had 2 points.