Bearcats survive end of long stretch at H-D

Morgan Arjes of North Butler is heavily defended by Hampton-Dumont’s Kaci Arjes, her cousin. North Butler won this non-conference game, 47-40, on Saturday, Dec. 9 at Hampton. (Kristi Nixon/Hampton Chronicle)

HAMPTON – Six games in a 12-day span for North Butler girls’ basketball team has the Bearcats battle-tested.

First-year coach Megan Neuendorf’s team passed the last and most physical of the six tests on Saturday, Dec. 9 at Hampton to run its record to 4-2 with a 47-40 win over the Bulldogs at Hampton.

“It was probably one of the most physical teams we’ve seen so far,” Neuendorf said. “But we were, also..."

Read the full story in the Dec. 14 print edition of the Butler County Tribune-Journal.