By Rita Elya
In a hard fought match-up, the Darlington Falcons beat the Wilson Tigers 44-32 in varsity action on Friday night at Wilson High School.
The Falcons got out to a big lead early, but the Tigers fought back to trim the lead to just four headed into the fourth quarter. But Darlington would pull away late to win the game.
Zandae Butler led the Tigers in scoring with 11 points.
The JV Tigers also had a game Friday night, bringing home a victory against the JV Darlington Falcons. The game was extremely close, but ultimately, the Tigers pulled ahead and finalized the win with a score of 32-30.
The varsity Tigers (3-1) will return to action on Tuesday, February 9 when they travel to Hartsville to take on the Red Foxes in the first round of the Region 6-AAAA tournament.