Zoneton Middle School hosted the second annual V Foundation basketball tournament to raise funds for the Jimmy V Foundation.
The goal of $5,000 was exceeded in the tournament that featured teams from throughout the region.
There was a silent auction and tournament items were sold.
The tipoff speech was delivered by Scott Davenport, head coach of the Bellarmine Knights, who won the national title last year.
MOUNT WASHINGTON - In a rematch of last season’s ‘B’ final, the Mount Washington Generals barely avoided déjà vu all over again in Thursday night’s ‘A’ Championship game of the Bullitt County Middle School Basketball Tournament.
HILLVIEW - The Hillview Police and Zoneton Fire Departments from the city of Hillview recently went to battle against each other on the basketball floor.
The event was all in the name of charity as the proceeds will be used to fund the Operation Santa and the Crusade for Children.
The game took place at the Hillview Community Center court.
BERNHEIM - Pulling away in the second half, the Eastside Lady Eagles won the 'B' title on Thursday in the Girls Bullitt County Middle School Tournament which was played at Bernheim Middle School.
The title was just the second ever for the Lady Eagles at this level as they beat the Mount Washington Lady Generals 30-14.
The Girls' Middle School Basketball Tournament was sponsored by Schmid Funeral Home as well as The Awards Center and The Pioneer News.
BERNHEIM - Just call it the Civil War of Bullitt County basketball.
More so than any high school rivalry or most of the middle school battles, the girls' showdown between Eastside and Mount Washington Middle Schools hits closer to home.