Battle of the South Crowns a Champion

The Battle of the South basketball tournament concluded on Sunday with Jacksonville's Duval, keeping their crown as champs for another season.

The weekend started with 24 teams in a double elimination bracket and ended with local squad, Litman facing Duval in the championship game.

Entering the championship series with one loss, Litman defeated Duval in the first game 68-61. However in the decisive game, Litman didn't have enough to keep up with Duval falling, 81-61.

Duval has won the Battle of the South trophy for a third straight summer, taking the title back to the "Sunshine State".