The Macon County Tigers took on the Upperman Bees on Tuesday, January 21st. The Tigers fell short of the Bees with a score of 81-45. Braydee Brooks was the top scorer of the night with 14 points and 10 rebounds for the Tigers. Jaxon Fox, Isaiah Allen, Jace McWilliams, and Andre Bell all earned double figures for the Bees. Despite the Tigers efforts to gain the lead from Upperman, the Tigers lost 84-45.
The Macon County Tigerettes, who are currently #1 in the state, defeated the Upperman Lady Bees, currently #2 in the state, on Tuesday, January 21st 64-37.
To start the game Junior Jalynn Gregory, #10, got the first shot of the game. Tigerettes lead against Upperman 24-15 at halftime. During the second half the Upperman Lady Bees and their coach received three technicals giving the Macon County Tigerettes an opportunity to earn 6 extra points. Macon County Maintained their early lead in the fourth quarter and won with a final score of 64-37.
Come support the MC Tigers and Tigerettes tonight as the take on Smith County at Smith County.
– Allye Morgan and Bailey Thomas