N-F Fan of the Year played hoops herself

Marie Breon, right, was named Newell-Fonda’s Fan of the Year during

ceremonies at the girls state basketball tournament Saturday. Presenting

the award was Karen Brown, center, senior association director of the

Iowa Girls High School Athletic Union. Gerald Clemments, left, was

named Kee’s Fan of the Year. Photo by Scott Kilbride

Honored during state championship game


The grandmother of Newell-Fonda basketball sisters Olivia and Ella Larsen was named “Mustang Fan of the Year” at Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines Feb. 28.

Marie Breon got a call from athletic director and football coach Brian Wilken when it was determined that this talented team was going to state. He asked if she would accept the award.

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