Pocahontas Area Suffers the First Loss of the Season

By Jordyn Radig

Top ranked in 3A Pocahontas Area Indians was defeated on Friday, January 9, 2015 to number nine in 1A Newell-Fonda Mustangs 58-50 in Pocahontas.

The Indians and Mustangs have been neck and neck through out the game.  Both teams scored 14 points in the first quarter.  In the second quarter, Mustangs outscored the Indians 20-13.  Through out the second half, the Mustangs sustained the lead until the end of regulation.

Indians top scorers were Elle Ruffridge with 21 and Grace Meyer with 20.  Mustangs top scorer was Brianna Wells with 24 points as a season high.