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Iowa Crush team tackles holiday hunger

Published: Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2012 11:47 a.m. CST • Updated: Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2012 12:08 p.m. CST

Iowa Crush team members Cassidy Hubbard, Karen Smith and Lydia Smith, all of Newton, presented 926 pounds of food and $185 in cash to Salvation Army Captain Mikey Carter on Monday morning. The players collected food and monetary donations during a drive at the Newton Hy-Vee on Saturday and wish to thank the community for their generosity during the holiday season.

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