Girls Varsity Basketball · Pfister twins combine to lead Boone Grove with laughter


Following Friday’s win over Washington Twp. in a home Porter County Conference game, Boone Grove seniors Kate and Madie Pfister sprinted off the court for a quick wardrobe alteration.

The twin sisters grabbed a sash, threw it over their uniforms and took their places in line as members of Boone Grove’s homecoming court. Moments later the Pfisters were announced, each standing on one side of boys basketball player, and eventual king, Erik Buth. Neither Kate nor Madie Pfister were named queen, but it wasn’t without trying.

“I voted for Kate,” said Madie Pfister, only to find out that her sister was late in getting to the voting booth and wasn’t able to cast a vote. “That would’ve been the one vote that I needed to win!”

Boone Grove senior guards Kate (left) and Madie Pfister are leading the Wolves in scoring this season. Kate Pfister is averaging 11 points per game while Madie Pfister is averaging 10.9. PHOTO COURTESY OF PAUL OREN, THE NWI TIMES

Jokes and laughter are a common occurrence when the Pfister sisters are together. The two spend a fair amount of time playing basketball against one another, but the games almost always end the same way — in laughter…

Click here to read the full 12/3/18 NWI Times article written by Paul Oren.