The 8th Grade Boys WBDA basketball team competed in the Midwest Invitational Tournament in Lincoln on March 9th and 10th, competing in a six-team bracket along with Beatrice, Lewiston, Lincoln Capital City Kings, Walthill and Winnebago.

Wayne opened up pool play with a thrilling 58-56 win over Winnebago and then followed that up with a 51-30 win over Beatrice.

The two wins allowed Wayne to advance to the championship game, where Wayne faced Walthill and came away with a 59-57 win to take championship honors.

Congratulations 8th grade boys on your victory and your WBDA careers!