The Bowie Youth Basketball Association had a tournament, using all school gymnasiums in the city, this past weekend.
The Purple Panthers won the 8-under girls’ division, with Nocona taking second.
Bowie garnered the 8-under boys’ division, defeating the NTX Mavs.
The Bowie team was comprised of the following players Kellen McDaniel, Edmond De Leon, Cody West, Kaden Belcher, Griffin Womack, Rayder Mann, Rhett Richey and Carson Kleinhans.
Eli Woolf didn’t play due to injury. Steven Mann and Deke Belcher coached the team.
Nocona won the 10-under girls’ division with a win over the Graham Heat.
The team was comprised of Jacie Pirkey, Makaylee Gomez, Kaygan Stone, Skyler Smith, Megyn Meekins, Emilee Reed, Reagan Phipps, Jayce Rose, Ava Storey and Sommer Smith. Read more in the Feb. 24 Bowie News.
Youngsters compete in the Bowie Youth Basketball Association Bash, which took place from Feb. 18-20. The tournament featured teams in eight divisions. (News photo by Eric Viccaro)