In their first game at the Nashville junior high tournament De Queen’s boys fell behind early and lost to Nashville 38-24.
The Cubs struggled against the home team’s press and could manage only two points in the first quarter while allowing 12.
The score at the half was 20-9 and at the close of the third 28-16.
Lance Wise scored seven points for the Cubs while Trent Matthews and Jake Martin each had six. Isauro Lopez added four points and Kadarius Baker one.
Kason Morgan had 12 for Nashville, nine in the first quarter.
De Queen – Mineral Springs
In their second game the Cubs fell 37-26 to Mineral Springs.
The Hornets went up 15-7 in the opening quarter and led 24-11 at the half and 29-18 to end the third.
Trent Matthews scored six points for the Cubs, Kadarius Baker five Ulyces Coto four, Jake Martin three, Lance Wise two, Brayden Valdez two and Luke Dawson two.