PENN YAN—The Lady Mustangs varsity basketball team beat Newark, 49-47, in a home game, Wednesday, Dec. 8. Newark had the lead through the first half of the game. Penn Yan caught up and tied the game at 30-30. From there, Penn Yan and Newark fought for the lead, but the Mustangs won out. Emily Simpson pulled out 21 points and three assists. Chelsie Travis and Katrina Wright contributed seven rebounds each. Kate Disbrow had three assists and four steals. The team as a whole had 12 steals. Penn Yan was 14-for-30 at the free throw line. Penn Yan girls play next at Marcus Whitman, Friday, Dec. 10.