The Izard County sixth-grade boys basketball team defeated the Mountain Home Bombers 27-21 in the finals of the Izard County Invitational Pee Wee Basketball Tournament March 8 in Brockwell. Izard County was led in scoring by Andrew Walker and Colby Jones with eight points each. Clay Mosley added seven points and Nicholas Wiles and Scotty Sac chipped in two points apiece to round out the scoring for the Cougars. This was the second victory this season by the Cougars over the Bombers.
In other championship games in the Izard County Invitational Pee Wee Tournament, the results were:
4th grade girls -- Mt. Pleasant 12, Izard County 5
4th grade boys -- Mt. Pleasant 26, Norfork 4
5th grade girls -- Mt. Pleasant 22, Batesville 6
5th grade boys -- Batesville 25, Southside 11
6th grade girls -- Salem 15, Batesville 8