Fog

Newton freshman girls complete perfect season

Published: Friday, Feb. 8, 2013 11:55 a.m. CST

The 1962-63 Newton basketball team wasn’t the only undefeated squad in the house Thursday night.

Earning a 31-20 victory over Pella, the Newton freshman girls basketball team wrapped up a perfect 16-0 record for the season. The Cardinals never trailed in the victory.

Coached by Tara Zehr, members of the team include Stephanie Hoebelheinrich, Taylor Moon, Jaci Reeves, Maddy Berstler, Sydney Jenkins, Victoria Jordan, Alex Hutchinson, Mariah Gonzales, Jessica Reynolds, Hannah Rhoads, Jessica Smith and Jaci Twaddle.

National video

Reader Poll

What is your favorite holiday tradition?
Spending time with family and friends
Making holiday treats
Singing Christmas songs
Decorating the tree