Mooney girls beat Tarpon Springs East Lake championship

The Lady Cougars girls basketball team won the B Division at the University of Tampa Camp during the weekend.

Playing seven games with just six girls on the roster, the Lady Cougars defeated St. Petersburg Dixie Hollins and Lemon Bay to reach the title game before knocking off Tarpon Springs East Lake for the title.

The Lady Cougars had five incoming ninth-graders and one upcoming 10th grader while competing against other high school and AAU teams of predominately juniors and seniors.