Reed City elementary boys win tournament

Coyotes compete at Manistee Catholic

REED CITY – Reed City won the recent boys basketball tournament at Manistee Catholic for third and fourth graders.

All games were at Manistee Catholic High School in the David G. Masengarb Memorial Elementary Tournament. There were seven teams in RC’s division with a double elimination format.

Reed City started out by beating Scottville 13-12 and Onekema 16-10, lost to Lake City 14-13 to go in the loser’s bracket, defeated Bear Lake 21-12 and then beat Lake City twice 16-13 in overtime and 13-9.

It was a long day, coach JJ Eads pointed out.

“Our first game was at 9 a.m. and the last game started around 9:20 p.m.,” he said.