Tigers Take District Win Over Bulldogs


Tenaha Special Events Center, Friday, February 8, 2019 –

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The Tenaha Tigers Varsity Boys Basketball Team took a 63-44 win over the visiting Garrison Bulldogs on Friday. This moved the Tiger’s District 22 Class 2A record to 8-3 and they stand at 9-5 overall for the season.

The Tigers jumped out to an early 17-0 lead and they led 19-2 at the conclusion of the first quarter. At the halftime intermission the Tigers held a 36-18 advantage. The Tigers never trailed and led 45-23 at the end of three quarters on the way to the 63-44 win.

Tenaha was led by JaQualin Franks with 17 points.  Teammate Jay Lloyd had ten points. Garrison was led by JaKadric Watts who had a 14 point night.

The Tigers will travel to Woden on Tuesday, January 12, 2019 for a 6:30 p.m. game with the Eagles. This will be Tenaha’s final conference game of the season.