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Winning just two games last season, the Columbus Signature Academy — Lincoln Huskies shocked the Elementary Basketball League on Saturday, winning the tournament championship 36-34 against the Richards Raiders at Columbus East High School.
The fifth- and sixth-grade Huskies had lost twice this season to the Raiders, who were attempting to win back-to-back titles.
“I told our girls that the pressure wasn’t on us, so just go out there and have fun,” Huskies coach Jeremy Emmitt said. “I am definitely proud of these girls. This is a great feeling.”
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