Girls champion Whitney Lapic is greeted by her mom Debra after winning the championship. Debra Stanley-Lapic is the girls marble champion from 1973 and the pair are the first parent/child champions in the tournament history. The championships for the the 86th annual National Marbles Tournament was played in Wildwood, NJ. Thursday June 25, 2009. (Dale Gerhard/Press of Atlantic City) Dale Gerhard