Team affected by tornado clinches conference championship

By Anthony Antoine |

Published 12/19 2013 11:52AM

Updated 11/12 2014 05:00PM

GIFFORD -- The Eagles at Gifford Grade School scored a big win. The 7th grade basketball team won its conference championship.

The team went undefeated even after missing a week of practice because of the tornado. Three kids also had their homes affected by the storm.

Players say they played for each other. The team's next game is in January.

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