MERCY Mounthawk, Tralee made schools basketball history on Monday winning the Under-19 'A' South West Schoolboys basketball title for the first time.
They defeated Castleisland on an empathic scoreline of Mercy Mounthawk 65 Castleisland 31. It was a great team performance by the boys who now move onto the AllIreland League play-offs as a number one seed.
It also boasts well for their Schools Cup semi-final showdown with basketball powerhouse St Malachys of Belfast next Tuesday in the University of Limerick.
The cup was accepted by co-captains Darragh O'Hanlon, Patrick McCarthy and Paul McMahon.