The Elite Hoop Effects Basketball Academy participated in several tournaments around the state last weekend. The academy’s sixth-grade girls played in the Best of the West in Yakima and took second place in their pool with a 2-2 record. The academy’s high school girls also played at the Best of the West and finished 2-2. The eighth-grade boys (above) played in May Madness at The Warehouse in Spokane and went 2-2. The seventh-grade boys also played at May Madness and went 1-3.