The Lady Cardinals knocked off two-time defending champion Bentonville 62-56. Meanwhile, Pierce City used some late game heroics to defeat Carthage 61-58. From Webb City, Mikaela Burgess earned tournament MVP while Casey Heger earned a spot on the all-tournament team. Krishna Merriman made the all-tournament from Pierce City.
On the boys side, Carthage met Webb City in the 7th place game and won their first meeting 62-54. As for the boys championship, Sunrise Christian defended their title with a 72-35 crushing of St. Louis Christian.
At the Division II level, MSSU men's hoops shook off their winter break cobwebs with an 83-62 win in an exhibition game over Livin' the Dream.
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