McAlester News-Capital, McAlester, OK

December 27, 2012

Kiowa Cowgirls put team first

By Matt Goisman
Sports Writer

KIOWA — Ask most winning teams the key to their success, and they’ll probably at some point mention teamwork. But Kiowa's girls’ basketball team seems to take teamwork a step beyond.

For the Cowgirls, teamwork has become a motto. An anthem. A creed.

It’s also led them to a 12-0 start to their season.

“We just want everybody to be incorporated into the team,” Kiowa freshman guard Tara Mabray said at practice on Friday. “We don’t to have one star player — we all want to contribute.”

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