Lady Hematites take first at Sno-Baller

The Lady Hematites took first place in the sixth-grade division of the third annual Sno-Baller Tournament held recently in Manistique. The Lady Hematites defeated Bark River, 29-11, in the championship game. They also defeated UP Connection, 49-0, and Escanaba Xplosion, 34-5. Pictured above are, top from left, coach Heather Arpiainen, Megan Kjellman, Ellie Mashburn, Sophie Hooper, Kaeleigh Talbacka and coach Mike Pruett. Pictured bottom, from left, are Audrey Stetson, Willow LaChapelle, Brylea Ranta, Madison Pruett and Rylee Ring. Not pictured is Hailey Smith.