Monroe Central 7th and 8th grade boys basketball teams ventured to Union County Saturday for a round-robin tourney and came home with a pair of championships.
The 7th grade boys defeated Union County, 53-23, in their opener. The Bears were led by Blake Bogue with 17 points and Luke Jones with 13. To earn the title, the 7th grade Bears rallied to defeat Eastern Hancock in overtime 35-34. Bogue hit a pair of free throws to tie the game and send it to overtime then hit a late free throw to give MC the win.
The Bears were led by Jones with 15 points.