Zachary High School’s junior varsity girls are the overall champions after defeating several area teams in a Jan. 10 junior varsity basketball tournament.
The JV Lady Broncos hosted visiting teams from Donaldsonville, Dutchtown and McKinley high schools to earn the tournament trophy.
The JV squad defeated Donaldsonville twice in a double-elimination format and won the championship game 57-21. Kristina Brooks earned 11 points; Raya Haynes scored 10; and Jamecia Profit and Bryana Langford each put up nine points.
The junior varsity team defeated Donaldsonville in an earlier game 53-26, with Profit earning 14 points, followed by Tamia Veal with eight and Kenadi Johnson, who had seven points in the win.
Zachary also defeated McKinley 24-22. Profit and Langford scored six points each followed by Johnson with five points.
The Zachary junior varsity team is set to host Denham Springs at 5:30 p.m. Friday.
On Tuesday, Zachary’s Lady Broncos host Broadmoor and invite all Northwestern Middle School students for NMS Night. Tipoff is at 5:30 p.m.