Gibraltar 7th Grade Girls Competed in State Invitational

(Front row, left to right) Olivia Olson, JoJo Haslep, Hannah Helm, Lauren Kita, and Chloe Massad. (Back row, left to right) Jena Burlo, Aleah Bauldry, Ella Voeks, Coach Don Helm, Ashley Gustafson, and Jenny Leonard.

The Gibraltar 7th grade Girls Basketball Team participated in the Wisconsin State Invitational Championship Tournament in Wausau, Schofield/Weston and Marathon, Wisconsin, on April 9 and 10, 2011. The tournament, which was organized by The Great Northwest Basketball League, brought together 91 of the top community-based 7th grade girls basketball teams from across the state of Wisconsin. State champions were awarded in four divisions.

Coached by Don Helm, the Gibraltar team played in Division 4/5, finishing in 18th place. Lauren Kita of Gibraltar was named to the All-Tournament Team for Division 4/5, along with Anna Dier of Algoma.