JAY – The Kansas Comets won the won the title at the Jay 9th Grade Basketball Tournament on Thursday with a 31-24 win over Grove.

On the girls’ side the Colcord Lady Hornets finished second, falling to Vinita 32-22 in the finals while the Jay Lady Bulldogs finished third with a 38-28 win over Kansas.

The Kansas boys reached the championship game with a 47-43 win over Vinita in round one before taking down Locust Grove 34-24 in the semifinals.

Grove defeated Bishop Kelley 39-34 in round one before winning over Summit Christian 36-27 in the semifinals.

The Colcord girls won a close one over Grove 33-30 in the first round before taking out Jay 34-26 in the semifinals.

The Kansas girls beat Bishop Kelley in round one 40-33 before falling to Vinita 41-27 in the semifinals.