‘Whatever it takes’: Volleyball teammates friends since age 5

Newton High School senior Maggie Remsberg, fifth from left, talks to other members of the school's volleyball team during a recent practice. To her right is DesiRay Kernal, another senior. Wendy Nugent/Newton Now

By Wendy Nugent, Newton Now Newton High School senior DesiRay Kernal has a tattoo on her left arm that reads, “Because of her, I will...


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