Lumberton’s 7th and 8th grade basketball teams competed in the Southeast Texas Open Courts at Hardin Jefferson on Friday, December 2 and Saturday, December 3. Both teams won their first games on Friday and advanced to the Saturday games. After winning the next game, both teams advanced to the final game; playing against Hardin-Jefferson and finishing 2nd overall in the tournament. Other teams that participated in the tournament included Central Middle School, Barbers Hill, Liberty, Port Neches and Hamshire-Fannett; which all competed in a double elimination bracket. “There was some really good competition in this tournament,” said Mindy Sonnier, Head Coach of the 8th grade team.
Jordan Ward, Ivy Lee and Alyssa Herreros were chosen as All Tournament Team.