N-F wins defensive battle with MNW

Olivia Larsen scored 20 points and grabbed eight rebounds to help send Class 1A No. 7 Newell-Fonda to a 48-43 win over Manson Northwest Webster in a Twin Lakes Conference game last Thursday at Manson.

The Mustangs, now 15-3, led 18-12 after the first quarter before extending to a 28-19 lead at halftime. It was 40-30 Mustangs after three periods.

Erin Gerke scored 15 points for Newell-Fonda. Megan Morenz had four, while Emma Stewart and Jenna Coppock each added three. Emily Archer tallied two points and Kate Christiansen one.

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