SPORTS JUNE 18, 2016

Written by John Kuhens on June 18, 2016


 Mt. Pleasant played softball last night in the Ottumwa Invitational.


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OTHER AREA SOFTBALL SCORES:  Highland 3 New London 1, L&M 6 IMS 0, West Burlington-Notre Dame 15 WMU 0

AREA BASEBALL SCORES:  West Burlington 5 WMU 3, Highland 4 New London 3, Wapello swept Ft. Madison 7-5 and 11-3, Mediapolis 13 Holy Trinity Catholic 4.

Latest Softball rankings from the Iowa Girls High School Athletic Union:  Mt. Pleasant 11th in Class 4A, Keokuk 7th and Fairfield 8th.  New London is 5th in Class 1A.


The Mt. Pleasant Panther baseball team has a big day of action today when they play in the Williamsburg Invitational Tournament.  Mt. Pleasant will play Pella 1st and then Williamsburg.


The Iowa High School Athletic Association has announced their Post Season Baseball Assignments for the upcoming Districts and Substates.  The schedule will be forth coming soon.  The Class 1A District 10 teams are:  Danville, Highland, Holy Trinity Catholic, Keota, Lone Tree, New London, Notre Dame, and Winfield Mt. Union. 

For Class 2A:  The District will be made up of Central Lee, Mediapolis, Pekin, Van Buren, Wapello and West Burlington.


The Iowa Girls High School Athletic Union announced their All District players for the spring 2016 season.

Class 4A area players:

Haley Booton                                      Mt. Pleasant

Cali Liechty                                        Mt. Pleasant

Coach of the year Jim Kelly               Mt. Pleasant


Class 1A area players:

Emma Pry                                           New London

Morgan Oliver                                     New London

Paetyn Prottsman                                New London

Casey Noble                                        New London

Frankie Johnson                                  New London

Sophie Kongable                                 Winfield-Mt. Union

Coach of the year was Greg Lerdal of New London



Mt Pleasant Girls Basketball team is holding a Jr Panther Camp for all girls entering grades 4-8….Camp will be held  June 20th & June 21st. For more information or to register, visit the Mt. Pleasant school website or contact coach Maynard.


Mt. Pleasant and Fairfield will battle in an Alumni Football game tonight in Fairfield.  Kickoff is at 7 p.m. tonight.