Ridgedale’s eighth-grade boys advanced to the final of the COAL Tournament with a 44-27 win over Pleasant on Thursday.
The Rockets (16-0) will play Buckeye Valley at 1:30 p.m. today at Ridgedale for the boys eighth-grade title. Buckeye Valley downed North Union 44-34 on Thursday.
Alex Eldred led Ridgedale against Pleasant with 12 points. Bryce Starner hit for 10 points for the Rockets while J.J. Ellis and Preston Burton both scored eight.
Bobby Husted paced Pleasant with 12 points.