The 2019 DCSD JV Basketball Championships finals are set for Saturday at Cedar Grove Middle School.
The girls’ championship features the Lakeside Lady Vikings (10-2) against the Stephenson Lady Jaguars (10-2) at 11:00 am.
Lakeside has advanced to the finals with wins over Arabia Mountain (7-3) 45-33 and Stone Mountain (7-3) 47-41. Stephenson’s road includes wins of 37-15 over Columbia and 41-30 over Southwest DeKalb (10-3). Lakeside and Stephenson did not meet in the regular season.
The boys’ final has the Martin Luther King Jr. Lions (9-3) facing off with the Tucker Tigers (8-4) at 12:30 pm.
The Lions boasts wins of 44-41 over Lakeside (6-5) and 44-38 against Stephenson (8-4). Tucker has tournament victories of 38-36 over Druid Hills (8-3) and 41-34 over Redan (8-4) The Lions won the regular season meeting in a tight 41-38 decision over the Tigers.
2019 DCSD JV BASKETBALL CHAMPIONSHIPS
AT CEDAR GROVE MIDDLE SCHOOL
Saturday, Feb. 9
Lakeside (10-2) vs. Stephenson (10-2), 11:00 am
M.L. King Jr. (9-3) vs. Tucker (8-4), 12:30 pm