Izybel Talbot on her way to Nationals
By FRED DAVIS
BLACKFOOT - Izybel Talbot is racking up the hardware and earning accolades from all she encounters in recent action in the Elks sponsored Hoop Shoot. Her latest championship came at the hands of state winners from Washington, Alaska and Oregon and has her ready to pack her bags for Chicago and the National Championships.
Izybel's quest for national glory began in the local tournament which was held at Mountain View Middle School and by winning that, she was sent along with her parents to Grangeville for the state tournament. She was wearing a cast on her arm as she disregarded the discomfort and shot lights out to advance from the state tournament to the Regional Tournament in Portland.
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