The 8th grade Lady Bears defeated both host East Jay and Selma to win the EJ Invitational on Saturday.
The Lady Bears beat East Jay by a score of 24-22 in the semi-finals.
“(We) struggled to get anything going offensively but figured out a way to win,” said Coach Bracken Barga.
Selma offered a much quicker pace and that turned out to be favorable for the Lady Bears, as they won by a score of 28-15.
“Defense was the key to victory in the championship holding Selma to just 6 points through three quarters,” Barga said.
The wins improve the 8th grade Lady Bears to 14-0 on the year.
The 7th Lady Bears lost their first game against East Jay, 28-2.
“It was a tough game against a big team,” said Coach Emmarae Roberts.
Gracie Baker scored MC’s 2 points.