It took an OT period, but the Wheatridge Middle School eighth grade girls varsity Mustang basketball squad defeated Paola, 33-32 to win an Invitational title last week.
Both teams played to a 27-27 tie at the end of regulation. WMS outscored Paola 6-5 in OT to capture the title.
Maddy Linden led the way with 10 points while Katie Miller added eight.
Skyler Washington had six and Kynli Nelson five. Tatum Glaser and Claire Callahan contributed two points. Miller also and collected five steals.