(Des Moines) Villisca's final flight has come to an end with a 75-28 loss to #2 Newell-Fonda in the first round of the Class 1A girls state basketball tournament earlier today (Monday). The Lady Jays shot just 23% from the floor in the game as 22-2 Newell-Fonda forced 31 turnovers.
Jill Vanderhoof led the way statistically for Villisca with 11 points and 9 rebounds. The squad ends their season with a 21-5 record. It was a memorable run through the postseason in their final year before merging with Corning.