The Bradwell Institute boys’ junior-varsity basketball team won the boys’ championship division at the 22nd annual Donell Woods Tournament on Saturday at BI and Snelson-Golden Middle School.
The BI boys’ team fought its way through bracket play to beat Richmond Hill in the final, 47-38.
In the girls’ division, Beach High took the first-place trophy after defeating Richmond Hill, 46-27, in the final.
The tournament, which is named in honor of former youth mentor and high-school coach Donell Woods, started with a set of freshman teams taking the court.
In the girls’ ninth-grade game, the BI Lady Tigers and Richmond Hill Lady Wildcats tied, 34-34. The BI ninth-grade girls also lost to Statesboro, 35-17. The Tiger ninth-grade boys lost to Richmond Hill, 35-25, and to Glynn Academy, 45-32.
The remainder of the tournament pitted the junior-varsity teams from Glynn Academy, Richmond Hill, Bradwell, Statesboro, Beach, Johnson and Coffee County in tournament and bracket play.
Girls’ games results
Glynn Academy 18, Statesboro 14
Beach 47, Bradwell 34
Richmond Hill 41, Glynn 11
Bradwell 25, Statesboro 24
Championship game: Beach 46, Richmond Hill 27
Johnson 49, Glynn 36
Bradwell 44, Coffee 37
Richmond Hill 49, Johnson 47
Coffee 36, Glynn 33
Championship game: Bradwell 47, Richmond Hill 38