The Laneville Yellowjackets claimed the Class 1A Division II State Championship Saturday, with a 56-50 victory over number one-ranked Goodrich.
Marcus Anderson scored a game-high 25 points, and Byron Blanton had 18 points and 12 rebounds for Laneville.
Laneville was the smallest school at the state tournament with 40 students. Of the 19 males enrolled, 14 played basketball.
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