The Russell County Lakers and Lady Lakers each picked up wins in their opening games of the Smoky Mountain Christmas Classic tournaments in Gatlinburg yesterday.
The Lakers defeated Warren County, Tennessee by a score of 63-57.
The Lakers are back in action today, taking on Hazard High School beginning at noon CT.
The Lady Lakers defeated Cascade High School from Tennessee by a score of 57-51.
The Lady Lakers will be back in action today against Middlesboro High School beginning at 3 p.m. CT.