Lady Tigers split results in home, road matchups

CCHS senior Jacey Jaggers (in white) throws the ball downcourt in a game against Livingston Central earlier this month. Jaggers was the top scorer for the Lady Tigers in both of their games this week.

Caldwell County’s Lady Tigers battled in two games this week, claiming a 70-55 home win over Paducah Tilghman on Tuesday and a 52-47 loss at Trigg County on Thursday.

Against Tilghman, the Lady Tigers (3-3) outscored the Tornado (2-2) in each quarter en route to the win.

Senior Jacey Jaggers led CCHS with 28 points, hitting four of her five 3-point attempts and going 10-for-11 from the line.

Junior Parris Gray added 12 points, going 7-for-8 from the line, and senior Karsyn Parker put in 10 points and had a game-hgih 13 rebounds.

The Lady Tigers went 25-for-41 from the free-throw line in the game.

Natalie Warren was the sole Tornado in double-figures with 12 points .

In a low-scoring contest at Trigg County, the Lady Wildcats (4-3) held a scant 19-16 lead at halftime before outscoring the Lady Tigers 19-11 in the third quarter to forge a 38-27 lead at the end of that period. CCHS outscored Trigg Counyy 20-14 to narrow the gap, but took the 52-47 loss.

Caldwell County was led by Jaggers’ 17 points, while Gray added 12 points and went 6-for-6 from the line. Parker grabbed a team-high eight rebounds to go with seven points, while eighth-grader Katy Smiley also put in seven. Sophomore A.J. Hollowell took down five rebounds for the Lady Tigers, while Gray and Smiley each had four.

Tuesday at Princeton

PTHS 12-15-12-16—55

CCHS 15-19-18-18 —70

PTHS (2-2) — Natalie Warren 6-11 0-0 12, Diamond Gray 4-8 0-0 9, Jaaliyah Biggers 3-7 2-4 8, Amiah Shannon 3-4 0-0 6, Dasia Garland 3-8 0-0 6, Quiniyah Shumpert 2-3 0-0 6, Abigail Wurth 1-8 1-2 3, Jayla Reed 1-2 0-0 3, Rose Minter 1-2 0-0 2. Total 24-53 3-6 55.

CCHS (3-3) — Jacey Jaggers 7-12 10-11 28, Parris Gray 2-8 7-8 12, Karsyn Parker 3-10 4-9 10, Majah Hollowell 2-6 0-0 5, Morgan McDaniels 2-2 1-2 5, A.J. Hollowell 1-7 3-11 5, Presley McKinney 1-5 0-0 3, Katy Smiley 1-3 0-0 2. Total 19-53 25-41 70.

Thursday at Cadiz

CCHS 8-8-11-20 —47

TCHS 10-9-19-14—52

CALDWELL COUNTY — Jacey Jaggers 6-13 3-5 17, Parris Gray 2-9 6-6 12, Karsyn Parker 2-6 3-4 7, Katy Smiley 3-9 1-2 7, Brylee Butts 1-3 0-0 3, A.J. Hollowell 0-4 1-2 1, Morgan McDaniels 0-5 0-0 0, Morgan Aikens 0-0 0-0 0, Presley McKinney 0-3 0-0 0. Total 14-52 14-19 47.

Trigg County scoring was not available.