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Lady Thunderbirds Finish Best Season Ever
04 March 2009

BISMARCK (UTN) - Congratulations to the United Tribes Lady Thunderbirds basketball team for their second place finish March 2 in the NJCAA Region 13 playoffs in Bismarck. The Lady Thunderbirds ended their best season ever with a 14/18 record.

      Among their most satisfying wins were two victories over cross-town rival Bismarck State, one of which came during the first round of the regional tournament, giving the team its first-ever post-season victory.


Jenna Skunk Cap

      The Lady Thunderbirds were coached by Daryl Bearstail, assisted by Ruth Buffalo-Zarazua.

      Members of the team are: Nevada Allen, Cannonball, ND, Elementary Education; Sekoya Bighorn, Rocky Boy, MT, Elementary Education; Tami Miller, Bismarck, ND, Nursing; Carolyn Morrison, Crow Agency, MT, Criminal Justice; Kami Otter Robe, Rock Creek, SD, Art-Art Marketing; Jenna Skunk Cap, Browning, MT, Elementary Education; and Lynda Wolf, New Town, ND, Nursing.


Sekoya Bighorn

 

     Three were singled out for recognition by the Mon-Dak Conference and the NJCAA Region.

2009 MON-DAK CONFERENCE HONORS:

Jenna Skunk Cap
1st Team All-Conference
Tami Miller
2nd Team All-Conference
Sekoya Bighorn
Honorable Mention All-Conference

2009 REGION 13 HONORS:

Sekoya Bighorn
All-Tournament Team
Tami Miller
All-Tournament Team; All-Region Team
Jenna Skunk Cap
All-Region Team

 

 

 

 

 

 


Tami Miller

 

 

 

 

      

      

      

      

 

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