Tigers top Opp on Senior Night

Published 12:00 am Wednesday, February 3, 2016

The Straughn Tigers picked up a pair of varsity wins on Tuesday night in Straughn for Senior Night, but Opp came away with the win in B-team action.

Opp got the night started with a 47-41 victory in B-team action, but it was all Straughn from that point on.




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Driver goes up for a shot.

Driver goes up for a shot.

The Straughn Lady Tigers used a strong opening period to glide past the Lady Bobcats 47-14 on Tuesday night.

Lexie Cottle picked up 6 points in the opening period for the Lady Tigers.

Alyssa Dean and Sydney Kinsaul both buried 3-pointers in the first to put the Lady Tigers on top 20-4 heading in the second period.

The Lady Tigers continued to pour it on in the second period, with 5 points from Brentley Armstrong to put Straughn up 34-10 heading into halftime.

Armstrong and Cottle each had 10 points to lead the Lady Tigers.




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The Bobcats kept the score close in the first half, but the Tigers surged to the win in the second half.

At halftime, the score was tied 20-20.

Johnathan Driver led the Tigers with 13 points and Keun Samual added 11 points.

Devantae Williams finished the night with 22 points for Opp.