The Newton eighth-grade girls basketball team recently completed its season. The A team finished with a record of 9-3, while the B team finished 10-1. The girls finished off the second half of the season by defeating four tough conference teams. The future of Newton girls basketball looks promising. The girls were under the direction of Coaches Eric Vander Velden and JoEllen Linn. Members of the teams include (front row, from left) Bailey Davis, Megan Pressgrove, Ryanne Rausch, Hannah Yeager, Kaitlyn Barnes, Kaytlin Ahn, Megan Van Dalen, (middle row) Taylor Shipley, Morgan Allen, Courtney Jacobsen, Jordyn Stephen, Tierra McNeeley, Bridget Carson, (back row) Ellie Horn, Lizzie Coyle, Sidney Tingle, Mackenzie Hansen. Not pictured: Taylor Tremmel.