Written by John Kuhens on February 25, 2017

The New London Tigers boys basketball team is going to state for the 1st time ever after they won 67-46 over Lisbon in the Class 1A substate championship at Washington High School.  They will play at Wells Fargo in Des Moines Monday March 6th sometime between 10:30 am and 3:45 pm, KILJ-FM 105,5 and will carry the game live.

Former MPHS athlete Logan Mulford high jumped 6′ 9 1/2″Saturday at the IIAC Indoor Track and Field Championships in Dubuque to win the title and will compete in the NCAA III National Indoor meet later this spring.  Logan is a senior at Central College in Pella.

Former Mt. Pleasant Panther Basketball standout Jordon Ashton led UNI in scoring with 13 points during their 63-42 loss to Illinois State during senior day in Cedar Falls Saturday afternoon.  In other men’s college basketball, Iowa State beat #9 Baylor in Ames 72-69……Iowa men won at Maryland 83-69