Lady Tiger basketball

Lady Tiger Amiya Walker attempts to dribble around a Lady Eagle defender.

The Metter High Lady Tigers put one in the ‘W’ bracket with a 43-39 win over Jenkins County on Jan. 7.

The Lady Tigers were led by Tamira Walker with an astounding 24 points. Walker went 5-11 from the free throw line.

Also scoring for Metter were Ja’Khia Edenfield with 10 points, going 4-5 from the free throw line; Amiya Walker with 7 points, including one 3-pointer, going 2-2 from the free throw line and Jadah  Coney and Abby Hall, who each had a free throw.

Tamira Walker had a double-double with 11 boards, while Ja’Khia Edenfield had 7 boards and Jadah Coney, Amiya Walker, Azariah Williams and Madison Boyd all had 2 each.

On Jan. 4, Calvary won 76-35 over Metter.

Ja’Khia Edenfield hit double digits for the Lady Tigers, scoring 22 points. Other Metter scorers were Tamira Walker with 9, Abby Hall and Chelsea Hewitt, each with 2 points.

Tamira Walker led in rebounds with 11, while Ja’Khia Edenfield had 6, Jadah Coney had 5, Hagan Guiff had 2 and Abby Hall, Nia Forbes and Azariah Williams had 1 each.

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