While the Zachary High football team was competing in the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans on Dec. 12, the Lady Broncos basketball squad was competing in the East Baton Rouge Parish girls basketball tournament at Belaire High School in Baton Rouge.

The championship game featured University High’s Lady Cubs defeating Madison Prep 50-48, which wrapped a full day of high school girls’ basketball action.

Scotlandville defeated the Lady Broncos 53-37 for the third- and fourth-place finishes, Belaire defeated McKinley 54-49, and Woodlawn was victorious over Capitol, 49-38.

The Lady Broncos will host Hammond on Dec. 29 in Zachary. The varsity squad competes at 6:30 p.m. while the junior varsity team plays at 5:30 p.m.

On Jan. 12, district play begins with the Lady Broncos hosting the Central Lady Wildcats in the Northwestern Middle School gym, 5200 E. Central Ave.

Tipoff is at 6:30 p.m. for the varsity team, and the junior varsity squad plays at 5:30 p.m.