The Corner Brook Intermediate Storm outlasted the Pasadena Academy Falcons 47-42 to win the 2018 CBI Grade 8 Boys Tip-off Saturday night.
In a close contest, it was Josh Major scoring six of his eight points to help the Storm take the lead in the third period. While teammates Corbin Nelson and Brayden Sparkes scored a team-high 11 points each, and David Penney dropped in eight points for the victor.
For the Falcons, Connor King had a game-high 15 points, while teammate Ethan King dropped in eight.
Major was named playing of the game for the Storm, while King earned the honour for the Falcons.
The following are scores and top scorers from the rest of the tournament:
CBI Storm 60, Exploits Valley Intermediate Eagles 34
CBI: David Penney-12; Ethan Neilson-11
EVI: Ben Cameron-7, Logan Grimes-6
Falcons 55, Western Hawks Basketball Club 31
PAS: Connor King-11, Tanner Rumbolt and Jack Ryland-10
WHBC: Ben Butt, Evan Taylor, and Cameron Sheppard-6
CBI Storm 51, WHBC Hawks 23
CBI: Ethan Neilson-8, Riley Lockyer-7
WHBC: Cameron Sheppard-7, Ethan Huster 6
Falcons 49, EVI Eagles 37
PAS: Connor King-22, Josh Garnier 8
EVI: Jeffery Blackmore and Riley Kirby-8,
Falcons 47, WHBC Hawks 34
PAS: Connor King and Tanner Rumbolt-7, Ethan Howell-6
WHBC: Cameron Sheppard-11, Evan Taylor-6
CBI Storm 52, EVI Eagles 21
CBI: David Penney-8, Ryan Brake, Andrew Austin adn Brayden Sparkes-6
EVI: Dakota Langdon and Ben Cameron-6,
CBI Storm 33, Falcons 27
CBI: David Penney & Corbin Nelson-9; Ryan Brake-8
PAS: Tanner Rumbolt-9, Ethan Howell-6
WHBC Hawks 39, EVI Eagles 34
WHBC: Connor Oake-8, Ben Butt-6
EVI: Jeffery Blackmore-17, Ben Cameron-6