WESTPORT, Conn. The Westport PAL 6th grade boys basketball team dropped a hard-fough 39-36 contest to Kings Kids of Bridgeport Thursday in the opening round of the Fairfield County Basketball League playoffs.
The teams played in the 6B North Bracket, and the win sends Kings Kids to the quarterfinals Saturday against New Fairfield. Westport, which went 5-6 in league games during the regular season under coaches Charles Connor and Greg Lovalla, finishes the season 11-11.
The game was part of the season-ending league tournament. The tournament features 250 travel basketball teams in grades 5-8, with teams from every community in Fairfield County and several from Westchester and New Haven counties. Complete information is available on the league website. View more pictures from the game at bestallstarpics.com
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