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Tupelo girls top Germantown to claim 7A title

Mar. 2—JACKSON — Tupelo's championship drought is over.

For the first time in 23 years, the girls basketball team has finished atop the heap, beating Germantown 47-38 Saturday night at the Mississippi Coliseum to claim the Class 7A state title. It's the program's second championship.

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