A little bit of a slow start didn’t hamper the Newell-Fonda girls basketball team as they routed visiting Glidden Ralston 62-27 in a class 1A regional semi-final game played Friday night at Newell.
The Mustangs trailed 7-6 midway through the first quarter but would outscore the Wildcats 23-3 over the next 12 minutes to take a 29-10 lead at the half. The game went to a continuous clock with 2:40 left in the 3rd quarter.
Ten different Mustangs scored led by Olivia Larsen’s 18 points.
Coach Dick Jungers said this after the game.