The DeKalb County Lady Tigers will play for third place in the consolation game of the district tournament Saturday after losing to Cannon County 68 to 46 in the semi-finals on Friday night.
DeKalb County will meet Livingston Academy Saturday at 6:00 p.m. after the Lady Wildcats fell to Upperman 42 to 39 in the other semi-finals game Friday. WJLE will broadcast the game LIVE.
Cannon County jumped out to a 19 to 9 lead after the first period and outscored the Lady Tigers 15 to 14 in the second period to take a 34 to 23 halftime advantage. The Lady Tigers found themselves down by 20 points after the third quarter 51 to 31 as they were outscored 17 to 8 in the period. In the fourth, Cannon County cruised to a 68 to 46 victory, outscoring the Lady Tigers 17 to 15 in the quarter.
Cynthia Woodward scored 13 for the Lady Tigers. Kristina Stephens had 9, Martha Webb 8, Elicia Cantrell 6, Mercedes Luna 5, Alex Meadows 3, and Morgan Page with 2 points.