The DeKalb County Tigerettes, the top seed in the District Softball Tournament, lost to the Smith County Lady Owls Friday night at Baxter 6 to 5.
The Tigerettes drop into the loser's bracket and will play again Monday at 5:30 p.m. against Cannon County.
Smith County won the right to take on the Tigerettes by beating York Institute earlier in the day on Friday. Livingston Academy was also a winner, beating Cannon County.
DeKalb County and Smith County each scored one run in the second inning. The Lady Owls scored three more runs to take a 4 to 1 lead in the top of the fourth inning. The Tigerettes answered with a three run fifth inning to tie the game at 4 to 4 and then scored one run in the bottom of the sixth to take a 5 to 4 lead into the seventh inning. But Smith County rallied in the top of the seventh inning scoring two runs to come from behind and win 6 to 5.