The Macon County Tigers traveled to Baxter on Thursday, February 13th to take on the Lady Bees of Upperman.
The MC Tigerettes defeated the Upperman Lady Bees 42-35.
The MC Tigerettes took an early lead with a first period score of 13-5. Macon County maintained their lead throughout the first half leading the Lady Bees 27-11 at the half. The Lady Bees stepped up in the third, but it was no match for the Macon Tigerettes who held on to their lead through the third ending the period with a 10-point lead. The fourth quarter was close, but Macon pulled it out and took home the victory over the Upperman Lady Bees. With the victory, the Tigerettes secure the District 8AA Regular Season Championship and lock-down the #1 seed for the District Tournament next week.
The MC Tigers lost to Upperman 90-38.
Upperman started off with a big lead on the Macon County Tigers. At the end of the first period, the Tigers trailed Upperman 30-17. Upperman continued to increase their lead leaving the Tigers behind throughout the rest of the first half and into the second. In the end, the Tigers struggled to catch up, and Upperman took the victory.