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21 O I,,I gt t~ O i,,a Hilltoppers Brought Home 2nd Place First Lady Topper Basketball Trip to State Sportswriters wrote, "Mount Pulaski, But... then... Brtmner sparked the tull- The Toppers' history-making season a first-time state qualifier, made a perfect dogs. At the half the Bulldogs had a 2:-21 ends with a runner-up trophy and a 29-5 start in the championship game:"lead. In the end, the Toppers brought h me overall record in addition to sectional Siebel'[ contributed Aquin all state 6-1 senior, Sophie Brun- the girls' basketball 2nd place .troph.: It and supersecrional rifles for the first time. this series of Je, ica ner, an Arizona State recruit was the was a great accomplishment for the Hill- Mount Pulaski's past history consisted "Toppers Target" in the game. Holding toppers girls' first trip to state, only of Class A regional titles in 1987 and Awecompleting a steal Brunner to one shot and two points in the Jessica Awe finished with team-high 19 1990. during the Illinois State opening period, it looked like the Toppers points. EricaLeeverhadllpoints. Sopho- Mt. Pulaski welcomed home a'cham- Championship Final game. t,, would pull off an upset, more center Whitney Nichols had eight pion team with a history-making season. Toppers were ahead 16-7 in the second rebounds. ISU-Redbird Arena. quarter.