Newell-Fonda rallies in second half to stun Pocahontas Area

Newell-Fonda’s Jake Davis contests

a shot by Pocahontas Area’s Nathan

Aljets during their Twin Lakes

Conference game last Friday.


Newell-Fonda opened the second half with an 11-0 run after being down 14 at halftime, and the Mustangs seized the momentum and went on to avenge an earlier season loss to Pocahontas Area with a 59-53 last Friday at Newell.

Pocahontas Area jumped out to a 23-11 lead after the first quarter and took a 32-18 lead into halftime. Newell-Fonda, however, stormed back and tied the game at    33-33 in the third quarter. They trailed 40-33 after three periods before closing the game with a 26-13 surge.

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