Jim Thorpe Blue won the championship of the SS. Peter and Paul's Youth Basketball Tournament that was held recently in Lehighton.

Jim Thorpe Blue won the Peter Division with a 2-1 record. Tamaqua won the Paul Division with a 3-0 record. The two teams then met for the championship with JT Blue posting a 36-31 victory.

Tournament results

Palmerton 36, SS.Peter/Paul's 25

Tamaqua 39, Jim Thorpe Blue 34

Jim Thorpe Red 23, LABC 18

Jim Thorpe Blue 36, Palmerton 19

LABC 36, SS. Peter/Paul's 23

Tamaqua 26, Jim Thorpe Red 13

Jim Thorpe Blue 29, SS.Peter/Paul's 14

Palmerton 27, Jim Thorpe Red 16

Tamaqua 43, LABC 23

Championship Game

Jim Thorpe Blue 36 Palmerton 31