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February 28, 2012
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Boys' Basketball: Tigers bring home state academic title

While the Douglas boys' basketball team saw its season end in the state semifinals Thursday night against Bishop Gorman, the Tigers got to return to the court at halftime of the state finals to hoist a trophy of a different kind.

Douglas captured the NIAA/Jostens State 4A Academic Championship for the grades the 13 athletes on the roster posted during the first semester of the school year.

The team posted an unweighted GPA, meaning students with honors and AP courses aren't credited with having tougher schedules, of 3.56.

"I enjoy it when we earn a regional or state title in …

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The Record Courier Updated Feb 28, 2012 06:34PM Published Feb 28, 2012 06:31PM Copyright 2012 The Record Courier. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.