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Union Twp. Middle School Girls Win Championship, Finish Undefeated

Pictured in photo: (left to right) back row:  Gabi Santiago, Ryan Cowell, Coach Knoble, Grace Munro, Amanda Zamek, Anna Stricker, Kealey Hoffman, Caroline Mueller, Abby Young, Oliva Wardzinski; front row: Sara Roberts, Katie Reed, Stephanie Teipel, Lauren Masters, Ellie Sklar

Not pictured: Grace Reed, Siena Britt, and Kendall Hummer (team manager)

The Union Township Girls Basketball Team capped off an undefeated season by defeating Franklin Township School by a score of 44 to 26 on Friday, February 8th, to claim the North Hunterdon-Voorhees District Championship. 8th grade forward, Gabi Santiago, was named the Most Valuable Player.

The Lady Tigers “A team” finished with a record of 12-0 and the “B team” finished 8-0.  “We are so proud of all of our scholar-athletes, they have worked so hard to get to this point. They are all deserving of this championship,” says Coach Dave Knoble.  This is the third championship in five years for the Union Township Lady Tigers and Coach Dave Knoble.