NEWELL - Becka Kosky and Sara Larsen scored 16 points apiece to lead four players in double figures as Newell-Fonda handed Alta a 92-53 setback in a Northwest Conference game Tuesday night at Newell.
Newell-Fonda led 19-11 after the first quarter before extending to a 44-26 halftime lead. It was 72-35 heading into the fourth quarter.
Erin Kies scored 15 points and Jenny Scharn 13 for the Mustangs, now 9-3 in the league and 9-5 overall.
Ashlea Payne scored 15 points, grabbed 17 rebounds and handed out four assists for Alta, now 3-11 overall. Danielle Allen added 12 points and four steals, while Shandra Walker had 10 points and five steals.
Casi Flink finished with seven rebounds and six assists for Alta. Laurie Grieme had five rebounds.
Newell-Fonda was 36 of 69 from the field for 52 percent. Alta was 17 of 67 for 25 percent.
Read the rest of the area Girl's Basketball Round-up in the 1/25/01 Pilot Tribune.