every game hoping to be able to win it. We know that we have some tough competition coming up. We had a great summer and we worked extremely hard and we feel like we can go out there and compete with everyone on our schedule.”
After a 6-4 season last year, coach Allen made it quite clear in what expectations he has for his team going into this season.
“Our major expectation this year is to get into the playoffs and make a deep run,” Allen said. “We have been right on the brink the last couple of years, and we want to make sure we have the ability to take our program to the next level.”
Newton High School will look to overcome a tough opening few weeks of the schedule in order to have a succesful first season in Class AAAAAA — the state’s biggest and newest classification.