The Upperman Lady Bees fell to the top-ranked Macon County Tigerettes on Thursday by a final score of 42-35.
Trailing 27-11 at half, the Lady Bees climbed back into the game on the scoring of Reagan Hurst and cut the lead down to 36-30 at one point. It wouldn’t be enough however, and Macon held on for the 42-35 win.
Hurst led the Lady Bees with 19 points, a performance that gave merit to her selection as a Class AA Miss Basketball finalist.
Upperman finished in second in the district, and have secured a bye in the district tournament. In addition, they’ve locked up a spot in the region tournament.