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Akimel Wins Middle School State Championship
Photos from Championship against Atkinson
Feb 21, 2002
Congratulation to Akimel Middle School for winning the Middle
School State Championship against Atkinson Middle School. The game was close
most of the first with Akimel pulling away late in the second period. Atkinson
played very well and never gave up. They came ready to play and it was a very
Eric Hipolito scored 73 points in the four games and was the
leading scorer for Akimel. Wilson Bibleheimer finished the tournament with 71
points. Julian Irvin scored 41 for the tournament but was instrumental in
playing the point guard position. The tournament directors were hard pressed to
declare an MVP so they decided to have a Tri-MVP with Bibleheimer, Irvin and
Hipolito sharing the MVP honors. Check back for more details and Photos.
Akimel was only the second team to win back to back titles in
the 27 year
history of this tournament. Akimel went undefeated in both 7th and 8th grade
and won every tournament they entered.
||Dec 3rd 2001
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Currently we have posted the schedule and soon we hope to post rosters and
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over the years are now playing for their respective school teams. We are
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