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Logan County Dynamite at Nationals 7 th and 8 th grade Logan County Dyna- Top three scorers for the 8th grade mite teams were in action at the AYBT squad were Natalie Oltmanns with 54 National Tournament. points, Gracie Walters with 33 points, and The first three days of the tournament Lexi Tibbs with 20 points. consisted of round robin play and a three- The 7th grade team went 0 - 6 during point contest. Representing e.ach team the round robin. They lost to Jacksonville during the three-point contest were Lexie Thunder 23 - 21, Future Starz 23 - 20, Groves and Natalie Oltmanns. Central A & M 20 - 8, North Stars Orange The 8th grade team went 3 - 3 during the 30 - 18, the Jems - Sapphires 36-13, and round robin. They beat Jr. Illini 37 - 27, Athens 31 - 21. Blue Streaks 29 - 26, and the Limestone Top three scorers were Lexie Groves Lightning 45 - 26. They lost to Predators with 27 points, Kaylyn Hoffert with Crum 48 - 27, Champaign Heat 26 - 18, 21 points, and Hailie Williams with 21 and the Jems 32 - 16. points. The tournament ended with a single- elimination tournament. The 7th grade squad lost to Future Starz 26 - 19. Lexie Groves scored 9 points and Hannah Cameron scored 4 points. Madi Guy and Kaylyn Hoffert each scored 3 points apiece. The 8th grade squad lost to Blue Streaks 33 - 26. Natlie Oltmanns scored 8 points and Lexi Tibbs scored 6 points. Alec Hayes and Kristen Engelhardt each scored 4 points apiece, while Gr.acie Waiters and Megan Jackson each scored a basket. 7th Grade Team - FirstRow (left to right) - Hailie Williams and Katlyn Helton. Second Row (left to right) - Madi Guy, Megan Josef, Lexie Groves, Caitlyn Sutton, and Kaylyn Hoffert. Third Row (left to right) - Coach Rich Josef and Coach Robert Hoffert. Not pictured were Coach Jamie Anderson, Hannah Cameron, and Katlyn Steffens. 8th Grade Team - First Row (left to right) - Gracie Waiters, Natalie Oltmanns, Kourtney McAllister, Megan Jackson, Lexi Tibbs, Kristen Engelhardt, Alec Hayes, and Naomi Bailey. Not pictured were coaches Jamie Anderson and Steven Hayes. 8 Mt. Pulaski Times Jacob Hanselman an upcoming senior at Monticello High School has been participating in a summer internship at University of Illinois sponsored by the Amer- ican Cancer Society's Illinois Division. The Cancer Society's intent is to give some of the state's top students some firsthand experi- ence in what a career in cancer research would be like. Hanselman is one of 34 Illinois stu- dents selected from a field of 300 to intern with cancer researchers throughout the state. Hanselman participates on a cancer research team led by Brendon Harley a UI professor of chemical and bio- molecular engineering. As part of the pro- gram Hanselman has attended lectures and given a presentation on his work on the UI campus and will make another presentation to the cancer society in Chicago at the end of his internship in August. Jacob is captain of his school's soccer team and is a trumpet player in the concert and marching bands. He is the son of Greg and Kellie Hanselman and grandson of Robert and Jo Ellen Maske. Clothes make the man. Naked people have little or no influence on society. d Mark Twain August 6, 2011