The Macon County Tigers took on York Institute in an away game on Friday, February 7th.
The MC Tigerettes took an early lead with a first period score of 19-7. The Tigerettes maintained their lead throughout the first half 37-22. The Tigerettes played a fierce game. After three periods, the Tigerettes lead 52-30. In the end, despite York’s attempts to fill the gap, the Tigerettes defeated York Lady Dragons 65-40.
The York Dragons started off strong with a first period score of 10-15. The Dragons were able to maintain their lead on the MC Tigers through the second period leaving the Tigers trailing at the half. The Tigers tried to keep up with the Dragons, but fell short with a final score of 43-67.
Macon County returns to District action again tomorrow, Tuesday, February 11th. The Tigerettes and Tigers host DeKalb County for the final home game of the regular season. Come out to support Macon County alongside the Macon Mob!
– Abby Kemp & Bailey Thomas