Pocahontas upsets No. 1 Newell-Fonda

Indians prevail 70-53

Pocahontas Area scored 50 points in the second half after scoring only 20 in the first half as the Indians upset No. 1-ranked Newell-Fonda 70-53 in a Twin Lakes Conference game last Saturday night at Pocahontas.

The Mustangs jumped out to a 16-4 lead after the first quarter. It was 30-20 at halftime, but the Indians used a 24-10 spurt in the third period to take a 44-40 lead into the final 8 minutes. Pocahontas outscored Newell-Fonda 26-13 in the fourth stanza.

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