The Fayette County Lady Tigers have a flair for the dramatics. After trailing 17 points entering halftime, the Tigers stormed all the way back to clip the Newnan Lady Cougars 64-61 in double overtime on Saturday.
Fayette improved to 3-0 on the season and earned a big victory over a Class AAAAAAA opponent. Sophomore guard Derique Donigan led the Tigers with 22 points and came alive in the second half. She sparked the Tigers’ offensive run with clutch defensive plays that transitioned into easy buckets.
Senior Sydney Sims chipped in 19 points and sophomore Ghylissa Knowles also added 19 points, (more…)