The Bossier Parish middle school girls basketball jamboree is Thursday at Elm Grove.
The Benton Lady Tigers tuned up for the jamboree and the opening of the season on Nov. 1 with a scrimmage Thursday against Caddo Middle Magnet.
The eighth-grade team won 28-6. The seventh-grade team fell just short, 21-19.
Taylor Martinez and Jules Clifton led the eighth-grade team with eight and six points, respectively.
Krishna Bostic, Emily Stephens and Lainey Lafitte all scored four. Emma Friar added two.
Avery Ryan and Lafitte led the team in rebounding. Stephens had five steals and Bostic four.
Bella Wiese led the seventh-grade team with 11 points.
Cylah Grigsby added six points. Micah Walker had two.
The Lady Tigers had 13 rebounds and 10 steals.