Wildcats fall to DCHS

SHACKLE ISLAND -- Dickson County connected on a couple of 3-pointers right before half and maintained the momentum the rest of the way in Thursday's 45-38 win over Wilson Central in the Region 5AAA championship game at Beech High.

With the loss, Wilson Central dropped to 24-9 overall and will be on the road for Monday's 7 p.m. TSSAA Class AAA sectional game at Brentwood High.

Jacob Williams knocked down three 3-pointers and led the Wildcats with 16 points. Ben Palmer had 10 points.

The Bruins (28-4) won the Region 6AAA title Thursday with a 56-36 victory vs. Nashville Hillsboro.

The Wildcats reached the region finals thanks to Tuesday's 61-56 win over Hendersonville in a loser-out contest.