Thursday, January 31, 2013
Both teams are trying to lock up sub-region top seeds for the regional tournament.
Tucker travels to Clarkston on Friday with both its girls’ and boys’ teams ranked and trying to lock up sub-region top seeds for the region tournament. The Lady Tigers (19-3, 8-0) are ranked No. 1 in both polls heading into the game with a two-game lead over Stephenson in sub-region play. The Tigers are No. 6 in the AJC and No. 5 in the MaxPrep poll with a 14-7 overall record and 6-2 in sub-region play which is good for a tie for first with Stephenson and North Atlanta. The Stephenson-North Atlanta boys’ tussle at Stephenson pits the ninth and 10th ranked teams in the MaxPrep Poll with first place on the line. The No. 10 Jaguars (12-11, 6-2) look to take advantage of the home court edge against the No. 9 Warriors (14-9, 6-2). The …
Tuesday, January 29, 2013
Both teams play at Dunwoody on Tuesday.
Both Tucker teams enter the week in the Top 10 rankings as they travel to Dunwoody in Region 6A-AAAA. The Lady Tigers (18-3) are No. 1 in both the polls after a thrilling 46-45 victory over then No. 1 and now No. 2 ranked Stephenson (19-3) at home last week. The Tigers (13-7) are hanging tough at No. 6 (AJC) after splitting games last week. The No. 2 ranked Stephenson Lady Jaguars (19-3) travel to Clarkston in a Region 6A-AAAA contest on Tuesday night. The Region 6-AAA high school boys’ matchup on Tuesday between Cedar Grove and Woodward Academy will be for first place as the host Saints look to extend their winning streak to 12 consecutive victories. Cedar Grove has cruised to a 17-3 overall record and 9-1 in region action during the 11-…
Wednesday, January 23, 2013
Tucker and Stephenson split nail biters in Region 6-AAAAA basketball action.
Region 6-AAAAA high school basketball is considered one of the toughest regions in the state and Tuesday’s action at Tucker with both games decided in the final seconds upheld that thought. Tucker’s Tori Robinson drove the lane for the game-winning layup with 1:08 to play as the No. 2 ranked Lady Tigers upended the No. 1 ranked Stephenson Lady Jaguars 46-45 in girls’ play. Kerry Watson had given Stephenson a 45-44 advantage by scoring on a steal and a three-point shot to rally the Lady Jaguars (18-3) from a 44-40 deficit to the one-point lead with 3:47 to play. Tucker’s Erykah Davenport forced a jump ball with 1:27 to play and the Lady Tigers inbounded the ball to Robinson who worked her way down the floor. She passed and moved back to the…
Tuesday, November 13, 2012
Perennial boys’ state playoff teams Tucker and Columbia meet in a preseason contest this week.
Four reigning state champions and 34 other DeKalb basketball teams begin their 2012-13 basketball seasons this week as they look toward state playoff berths in February. Three DeKalb schools will host on Tuesday as Clarkston goes to Druid Hills, Lakeside to Cedar Grove and Southwest DeKalb entertains Wesleyan. All the games are set for 5:30 and 7 p.m. with the girls playing first at each site. Arabia Mountain travels to Tri-Cities and Stephenson goes to North Clayton to round out the Tuesday schedule. Four-time state champion Miller Grove hosts Milton in a preseason game matching a pair of 2012 state champions on Wednesday at 7 p.m. Perennial boys’ state playoff teams Tucker and Columbia meet in a preseason contest at Columbia on Thursday …
Friday, November 9, 2012
The team is on its way to Columbus for today's contest.
Congratulations to the Lady Tigers Varsity Football/Competition Cheerleaders for placing second in the Regional Cheerleading championship that was held at Loganville High School last Saturday. The girls will be traveling to Columbus, Ga, to compete in the Sectional Cheerleading Championship on Friday, Nov. 9. Way to go Lady Tigers; we are so proud of you! Related articles on Tucker Patch