Bieber CA, March 18, 2006
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The Big Valley Lions Club sponsored a mini basketball tournament at the School Gym in Bieber. The Lions have been sponsoring these games for 4th thtough 6th graders for many years. Parents of the kids playing participated years back and now get to watch their children play.
Each of the teams got to choose their team names and they were coached by Big Valley High School basketball players. These youngsters have only been playing for a few weeks but they still managed to perform a good and exciting game. They were not clumsy, showed great spirit and managed to get some good scores. A highlight of the series was during the 4th game when Brock Putnam of the Icemen team scored a
The games started at about 10:30 AM and lasted till about 4:00 PM with most of the crowd still there at the end. It was a good series.
Game 1: Pink Panthers 16, Crunchy Cheetos 10
Game 2: Packinators 11, Icemen 16
Game 3: Foosas 12, Mambas 22
Game 4: Leprechauns 25, Icemen 25
Game 5: Crunchy Cheetos 18, Foosas 18
Game 6: Leprechauns 15, Packinators 12
GAme 7: Pink Panthers 20, Mambas, 14