The 8th grade Mishicot girls basketball team won a state championship this past weekend in stevens Point.  They began the tournament Saturday with 3-victories in pool play over Melrose-Mindoro 54-27, Ladysmith 45-32 & Shullsburg ‘41-11.’  Sunday, Mishicot downed colfax 53-35…to advance out of pool play…before topping Durand 53-31, Neillsville 58-43 & finally beating Blackhawk…’59-58’ in the championship game.  Congratulations to team-members Page Krogh (crow?)….Desiree’ Kleimann, Taylor Weger (we’-ghur), Valentina Stueck (stick), Maddie Willems, Abby Garceau (gar-soe’), Kally Krueger (kree’-ghur) and Kylie Schmidt.