Marquette Storm defends NCO championship

Capturing its third straight NCO Mini Classic basketball tournament crown, the seventh-grade Marquette Storm beat the Ishpeming Ice on Jan. 27 in the championship game. Team members are Chloe Hale, Claudia Hale, Lauren Wilkenson, Stasha Warchock, Ellie Hicks, Tommi Lakenen, Lindsey Ryba, Bridget Pliska and Maureen Miller. The Storm is coached by Holly Warchock.