The Manning Junior High Boys came out ready to play. The team was lead in scoring by Jeffery Ceasar who had 23 points. Dylan Shields followed his teammate and score in double figures as well, with 10 points. James Montgomery and Kentrell Blanding both dropped 8 points to help the Monarchs get the win 56-50.
The Monarch Girls also played against the Hawks of Alice Drive Middle. From the beginning of the game, it was all Alice Drive. The lady Monarchs were lead in scoring by Tahirah Wellington with 4 points and Lanyah Pearson who score 3. The final score was 42-12.