Hoopstarz wrap up title

The Hematite Hoopstarz fifth-grade basketball team wrapped up its season with a division title at the Hematite Madness Tournament held March 22-24 in Ishpeming. The Hoopstarz finished with a 19-1 record and won their division in all six tournaments they took part in this season. Team members, in the front row from left: Allie Mahoski, Kayla Koski, Emma Poirier and Meghan Johnson. Middle row: Ashley Seelen, Bailey Peterson, Marissa Neveau, Katlyn Thomas and Ava Asgaard. Back row: coaches Cory Mahoski, Chad Asgaard and Brian Johnson. Not pictured is Berkli Asgaard.