Members of the 2012-13 Poth Pirette basketball team gather at midcourt after falling to Merkel 56-47 in the state semifinal game played March 1 in Austin. The Pirettes finish the year with an overall record of 28-6, and Coach Peggy Hosek ends her run in Poth with a total of 831 career wins.
AUSTIN -- After winning the Region IV title yet again, the Poth Pirette basketball team made the short drive to Austin last weekend to participate in the state tournament. The Pirettes took on Merkel in a state semifinal, but fell in a hard-fought battle by the final score of 56-47, ending Poth’s season, and closing out a magnificent career in Poth for Head Coach Peggy Hosek. . . .