Tiger basketball

Senior Ean Royal adds 2 in Metter's win over Jenkins County. photo by dan henderson

The Metter High Tigers are now 12-5 overall in basketball and 8-3 in Region 3A play after adding two region wins this past week.

On Feb. 5, Metter won against ECI 65-56, while the Tigers defeated the Jenkins Co. War Eagles 82-54 on Feb. 2.

Against ECI, Metter opened up with an 25-11 first-quarter lead. The Bulldogs outscored the Tigers in quarters 2 and 3, but it was not enough as Metter took the win.

Box scores were not available for the Metter-Jenkins Co. game.

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