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Elmhurst Airborne 8th Grade Girls Green Win Conference

Elmhurst Airborne 8th Grade Girls Green Win Conference

 

The Elmhurst Airborne eighth-grade girls green team won the West Suburban Girls Basketball League (WSGBL) Eighth-Grade Girls Gold Division conference championship on March 2.  Elmhurst defeated Bloomingdale 40-27 in the semi-finals to advance to the title game where they beat South Elgin 51-28.

Elmhurst also finished first with a record of 11-1 in the regular season WSGBL Eighth-Grade Girls Gold Division.  The team’s overall record is 37-14, which included playing in the Neuqua Valley Wildcats Basketball League and in four tournaments this season.

In addition to being WSGBL Champions, Elmhurst finished in second place at tournament shoot-out’s in Waukegan, Elmhurst, Prospect and at Neuqua Valley.

 

Many of the players on this team have played together since fifth-grade, competing in over 300 basketball games over the past four years.  This was their first WSGBL Championship as a team. 


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