NW7 girls: 16 and counting

Senior Addie Hester shot during the NW7 42-18 victory over Litchfield. Photo by Savage Frieze

WINSTED — The Northwestern Regional 7 girls basketball team was riding high as February rolled in.

The Highlanders had won their first 16 games of the season and were number one in the state Class M tournament rankings. Of course, a lot has to happen yet, but Northwestern is only six games away from an unbeaten regular season and seems to be improving each game.

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