The Acorn Tigers and Lady Tigers successfully protected the home floor Friday night by taking a pair of hard fought contests with Gurdon. The Acorn girls defeated the Lady Go Devils 56-46, while the Tigers held off the Go Devils 85-78.
Coach Mike Jackson’s Lady Tigers jumped out to a 20-8 lead after the opening quarter, and held Gurdon at bay the rest of the way to post the ten point win at 56-46. Acorn’s girls improve to 12-10 on the season.
The Tigers took a 21-17 lead after the first quarter. Acorn extended that lead to 37-30 at intermission, and held off the Go Devils the rest of the way to win by seven – 85-78. The Acorn boys improve to 8-14 on the year.