The Arkansas City Middle School seventh-grade girls basketball team captured the Patriot League Tournament title on Dec. 16 with a 36-33 triumph against Benton-Circle. The Lady Bullpups finished 12-2, with their only two losses coming to Circle.
FRONT ROW, FROM LEFT: Mylee Daigle, Kaitlinn Curtis, Kierslynn Waggoner, Rylee Larson and Genesis Mendez.
MIDDLE ROW: Coach Josie Reilly, Avery Moore, Autumn Kilts, Savannah Phillips, Emma Overall, Brylee Thompson and manager Brandon Klotz.
BACK ROW: Lanie Arnett, Saliyah Johnson and Makenzie Smith.