DELTA JUNCTION-The North Pole girls basketball team lost to Delta 51-37 in their tournament opener but bounced back against Eielson's JV squad 50-40.
Alix Parker had a game high 23 points for the Patriots and Savannah Moison added 13. Desiree Meody led the Ravens with 11 points.
The Patriots boys team also bounced back against Eielson. North Pole defeated the Ravens 71-32. The Ravens were in the game just trailing 22-27 at the half.
However, Buck Nolan and Shane Hursh led North Pole with a big second half as the Patriots win 71-32.
Nolan had a game 15 points and Hursh put up 14. Jordan Schuster chipped in with 13.
The Patriots boys team lost 72-35 in their tournament opener against Grace Christian. Now the Patriots will play Seward in the fourth place game today at 12:30 p.m.