Auburn hosts inaugural "Battle for the Castle" girls basketball shootout

ROCKFORD, Ill. (WIFR) With school out for the summer, one-day basketball shootout tournaments are popping up all over the place. Auburn is the latest school to host its own event called the "Battle for the Castle".

12 teams, half from the Stateline, the rest from across the state and even one from Wisconsin.

Hononegah had the area's best finish, placing third after beating Normal 31-24.

Dundee-Crown went undefeated, beating Clinton (WI) in the championship game 42-25.

Auburn athletic director Brad Pemberton plans to make the "Battle for the Castle" a yearly tradition.