Hunting Hills Lightning guard Mason Jorgensen drives for a layup in the first quarter against the WP Wagner Warriors in their opening game of the Scott Doan Memorial Tournament Friday afternoon at Hunting Hills. The Lightning won a nail biter 84-79 over the Warriors and will play Saturday morning at 11:20 a.m. at Hunting Hills. The Lightning girls also won Friday, 69-33 and will also play Saturday at 11:20 a.m. (Photo by BYRON HACKETT/Advocate Staff)

Photos: Lightning tip-off at Scott Doan Memorial tournament

The Hunting Hills Lightning opened their home tournament on a positive note.

Hosting the annual Scott Doan Memorial Tournament, both the Lightning senior boys and girls got wins on Friday.

The Lightning senior boys knocked off the W.P. Wagner Warriors 84-79 and will play at 11:20 a.m., Saturday morning. The Lindsay Thurber Raiders senior boys also picked up a win over the Charles Spencer Mavericks.

Hunting Hills senior girls soared past the Queen Elizabeth Knights, 69-33. They will also play at 11:20 Saturday, with all three games at Hunting Hills High School.

The girls’ final is set for 6 p.m. Saturday, with the boys’ final to follow at 7:40 p.m.

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Hunting Hills Lightning forward William Sundralingham puts back a rebound during the first quarter against the WP Wagner Warriors in their opening game of the Scott Doan Memorial Tournament Friday afternoon at Hunting Hills. The Lightning won a nail biter 84-79 over the Warriors and will play Saturday morning at 11:20 a.m. at Hunting Hills. The Lightning girls also won Friday, 69-33 and will also play Saturday at 11:20 a.m. (Photo by BYRON HACKETT/Advocate Staff)

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