The 2012 holiday hoop fests were ones for the ages in Ladue and Frontenac. Burroughs went overtime and beat Pattonville, winning at Chaminade the second-consecutive year.
The MICDS girls celebrated coach Scott Small's birthday by winning their own tournament, beating arch rival Westminster Christian Academy for the trophy. That ends a 5 game spell held by the Wildcats over the Rams.
The Ladue girls won the first ever Ritenour tournament, defeating the host school for the title, and ending the Huskies 8-game win streak.
St. Joe came close again. In the finals of the Visitation Holiday Festival, the Angels lost to their nemesis the Red Knights of Incarnate Word.
The Ladue boys fell in the semifinals of the MICDS tourney to Duchesne of St. Charles.
Villa Duchesne got a win over Clayton in the MICDS tourney.
Here's one more look at the fast and furious action in the local gyms, closing out the 2012 portion of the schedule.