In the Class 1A State Quarterfinals Monday, Top ranked Newell-Fonda scored one in the first inning and added an insurance run in the fourth in a 2-0 win over North Butler in a 1A quarterfinal. Freshman pitcher Kierra Jungers tossed a two hit, complete game shutout. Jungers says the early run helped her settle in.
Newell-Fonda is coached by a former Fort Dodge standout in Courtney Darrow. She has led Newell-Fonda to four straight State Tournament appearances. The Mustangs move on to Wednesday’s State Semifinals at 11AM , they’ll take on SE Warren who downed Sigourney.