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Elmhurst Airborne eighth grade girls green team completes season

Team won conference title and multiple tournaments

Published: Friday, March 15, 2013 10:30 a.m. CDT
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The Elmhurst Airborne girls eighth grade green team.

ELMHURST — The Elmhurst Airborne girls eighth grade green team recently completed a season that included multiple tournament wins and the conference title.

The team picked up two Schaumburg Shootout Tournament Championships during the season. They also swept through the West Suburban Girls Conference with a 19-0 regular season record. The final highlight was winning the conference tournament, where the team overcame a 10-point deficit in the championship game, eventually beating the rival Glen Ellyn Titans by a final score of 51-40.

Team members included Claire Cahill, Jenna Dvorak, Rachel Maher, Caitlin Ostojic, Kati Potaczek, Jackie Saco, Genna Saia, Rayanne Shockey, Erin Strauss and Mia Varzino.  The team was coached by Scott Bonthron, Nick Ostojic, and Bob Strauss.

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