At Colmone Classic: Host Hall raised the crown of the 2013 Colmone Classic, defeating defending champion Mendota 56-54 Saturday at Red Devil Gymnasium.
An exciting finish in the third-place game saw St. Bede top 11-time Colmone Classic champion Fieldcrest 50-49. Stark County beat Bureau Valley 57-54 for fifth place.
At Lady Bruin Classic: St. Bede had the big upset of the first day of their own Christmas tournament, defeating No. 2 seed Fieldcrest 45-39 in the day's final contest.
The first day of the girls basketball tournament at St. Bede saw seven games played on the hardwood with one that went down as a forfeit with Henry choosing to cancel due to the weather forecast.
Mendota went 2-0 with a 55-41 win over IVC in the Green Pool and a 2-0 forfeit win over Henry. Seneca finished the day 2-0 in the White Pool with a 30-27 win over St. Bede and 51-26 over Princeton.
In other games played, IVC beat Kewanee 55-49 in overtime, Fieldcrest downed LaMoille/Ohio 61-41 and Eureka beat Kewanee 56-44.
Green Pool: Mendota 2-0, Eureka 1-0, IVC 1-1, Henry 0-1, Kewanee 0-2.
White Pool: Seneca 2-0, St. Bede 1-1, Fieldcrest 1-1, LaMoille/Ohio 0-1, Princeton 0-1.