Lady Tigers outshine Linden

LINDEN — Demopolis (16-5) capped its regular season with a 50-28 dispatching of intra-county rival Linden Friday night.

The Lady Tigers allowed only four points in each of the game’s first two quarters before hanging 20 on the board in the third frame to effectively put the game out of reach for Linden.

Jonniece Collins led the way for Demopolis with 14 points, 11 steals, seven assists and five rebounds. Dee Dee White added 10 points for the Tigers. Alexis Jones finished the night with 12 rebounds.

Cierra Jones paced Linden with 10 points. Shauntele’ Gray had 13 rebounds on the night.

Demopolis will travel to York Thursday night as the No. 3 seed in the Class 5A, Area 6 tournament when it takes on No. 2 seed Selma.

Linden will enter the Class 1A, Area 4 bracket in Newbern as the No. 3 seed, taking on No. 2 seed Akron.