SPORTS JULY 10, 2016

Written by John Kuhens on July 10, 2016

The 10th ranked Mt. Pleasant Panther softball team rolled over conference foe Washington12-1  in a Regional semi-final game at Maple Leaf Field.  Cali Liechty threw a 1 hitter and struck out 10 Demon batters.  Bailey Johnson had 2 doubles and drove in 4 runs.  Chi Glaha went 3 for 3 for the Panthers.  Up next is the Regional Championship Tuesday at 6th ranked Oskaloosa who won at home last night 9-1 over Clear Creek-Amana, KILJ-FM 105.5 and kilj.com will broadcast the game live.

OTHER REGIONAL SOFTBALL:

Keokuk beat North Scott 3-1 and Fairfield beat Davenport North…Fairfield plays at Keokuk Tuesday in the Regional Final.

Cedar Rapids Prairie beat Burlington 11-0 in 5A action in Cedar Rapids

AREA TOURNAMENT BASEBALL RESULTS:

Class 2A-Central Lee beat Pekin 7-4.  Wapello won 2-0 over West Burlington.  L&M over Columbus Community 5-3.  Next round Tuesday will have….L&M playing Iowa City Regina  at Wilton.  At Mediapolis Van Buren-Harmony plays Central Lee and MMediapolis plays Wapello at 7 p.m.