Newton Girls anchor U12 State Softball Championship Team

Published: Thursday, June 27, 2013 11:22 a.m. CDT • Updated: Thursday, June 27, 2013 11:46 a.m. CDT

Four Newton Girls, (from left) Karley Leiker (CF), Kennedy Leiker (C), Peyton Maher (P), and Taylor Ryan (1B), were members of Under-12 Open USSSA Iowa State Champions.  The U12 I Club Extreme team took the title Sunday June 23 going 5-0 on the weekend and only allowing five total runs in the tournament.

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