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Redmon, Mead win 4A girls state basketball title over Arlington

Amidst cheering, hugs, passing of the 4A girls’ championship trophy, and cutting of the nets, Mead High’s Jade Redmon eventually spotted her sister, Jazmine, and her tear-covered face standing along the sideline.

Redmon has always been the little sister — always compared, always in the shadow of her sister Jazmine, a Mead alum and junior guard for the Gonzaga women’s basketball team.

But in Mead’s 58-42 victory against No. 8 Arlington in the Class 4A State Championship Saturday night at the Tacoma Dome, Jade Redmon finally accomplished what Jazmine never did in earning the trophy with the golden ball.


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