The Commerce High School Cheer Tigers picked up their first win in their first competition of the season Saturday at East Jackson Comprehensive High School. They scored 229 points to beat Washington-Wilkes and Lincoln County by a 40-point margin.
At the same time, the Commerce Middle School Cheer Tigers also competed in their first event of the year, also at East Jackson. They came away with a win as well, edging out Jefferson Middle School by one point.
Dianne Cotrell coaches both squads, with Beverly Mansfield assisting on the middle school team.