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Romberg signs contract to play basketball in Spain

A former McKinleyville basketball star is going overseas.


Sage Romberg just graduated from Washington State and signed a professional contract with  C.R.E.F. Hola.


The Division 2 Spanish league team is located in Madrid, Spain. They begin play in the fall and the season runs through April.


Romberg set a Cougars record with 129 games played. She finished 14th on the school’s scoring list with 1,033 points and fourth in 3-pointers with 141.