SPORTS JANUARY 29, 2017

Written by John Kuhens on January 29, 2017

The MPHS wrestling team finished in 3rd place in the team race and had two champions in the Souther  Iowa Wrestling Classic hosted by Fairfield Saturday.  Washington won the team title with 230.5 points, Fairfield had 161 and Mt. Pleasant finished 3rd with 141 points. James DeMeyer on the 152 lb.  class and Dalton Shull was 1st at 220 lbs.

Mediapolis won the Southeast Iowa Super Conference Tournament wrestled at Cardinal with 192.5 points.  New London was 3rd with  158.5 points.

Mt. Pleasant Panther girls basketball team beat Burlington 60-47 on the Grayhounds home court.  Maddie Williamson scored 15 points and KaLynn Batey added 14.

The MPHS boys won at Burlington 83-44, Brady Sartorius scored 29 points for the Panthers and Jordon Magnani added 16 Tom O’Connor had 11.

The Mt. Pleasant Panther girls bowling team hosted Fairfield Saturday at the Iris Bowling Center.  Fairfield won with a 2682 Sara Trent had a 471 game to lead them to the win.  MP rolled a 2194, Emma Overton was high roller for the home team with a 412.

The MPHS boys won over Fairfield in Bowling Saturday rolling a 2896 led by  Clayton Sammons who rolled a ,  462.  Fairfield rolled 2788 led by  Brayden Miller’s 422 score.

Spalding University defeated the Iowa Wesleyan women Saturday in Olan G. Ruble Arena 64-55, Jamie Hurd led the Tigers with 13.

The Wesleyan Tiger men won 101-75 over Spalding, Steven Soukup had 43 points.

Vanderbilt defeated Iowa Statw 84-78 at Vande Saturday.