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BASKETBALL: Tigers keep rolling, claw back against Cherokee Bluff for region victory
Jake Craft shoots over the Cherokee Bluff defender during the Dawson County Tigers 61-57 victory on Jan. 8. Craft scored 15 points during the game. - photo by Jacob Smith
After being down by eight points at halftime, the Dawson County Tigers came back to win 61-57 and give the Cherokee Bluff Bears their first region loss of the season. The Tigers (9-5, 3-1 in region 7-3A) came back from the locker room at halftime ready to attack the Bears (9-6, 4-1 in region 7-3A) on both sides of the court. The team started the second half on a 12-0 run and went into the fourth quarter with a five-point lead.