SPORTS JUNE 17, 2015

Written by John Kuhens on June 17, 2015

AREA SOFTBALL SCORES:  New London 1 Central Lee 0-Morgan Christner threw a no hitter striking out 18, Camryn Blint drove in the run.  Van Buren 14 Harmony 2.  #3 Highland 14 Mediapolis 1, Columbus Community swept Pekin 4-2 and 12-0 West Burlington-Notre Dame swept Cardinal 4-1 and 9-1.

AREA BASEBALL SCORES:  Notre Dame 7 Holy trinity Catholic 3, West Burlington 13 Cardinal 3, Highland 5 Mediapolis 3, Wapello 10 Waco 0.



ON THE LOCAL SPORTS SCENE:   WEDNESDAY:  MPHS JV baseball at Ft. Madison CANCELLED.  MPHS JV and varsity softball at Wapello 6 p.m.  THURSDAY:  MPHS JV softball at baseball at Muscatine 10 a.m.  Keokuk at MPHS varsity softball and baseball 5:30 p.m.  1st baseball game will be on KILJ-FM 105.5 and live.  FRIDAY:  MPHS JV softball and baseball at Keokuk 5:30 p.m.  SATURDAY:  MPHS baseball at Williamsburg Tournament vs Pella and host school.


Golden State Warriors captured the NBA Championship by beating Cleveland on their home court last night 105-97.  This is the 1st title for the Warriors in 40 years, it was 1975 the last time they were champs.

Mt. Pleasant Panther 2015 boy’s Summer Basketball Camp registration is open for elementary thru high school boys.  The 1st 1 week camp will be held June 22nd thru June 25th and week 2 will be July 13th thru 16th.  Elementary camp is for 3rd thru 5th graders.  Middle School camp for 6th thru 8th and High School camp is for 9th thru 12th graders.  Camps will be conducted by Coach Paul Rundquist, and his staff.  If you have questions contact coach Rundquist for more details.