SPORTS JUNE 4, 2016Written by John Kuhens on June 4, 2016
FROM THE IRIS BOWLING CENTER AND SPLITZ LOUNGE SPORTS DESK.
The 7th ranked Mt. Pleasant Panther softball team plays in the Danville Tournament today.
AREA SOFTBALL SCORES: #8 New London 20 Waco 0. Morgan Christner returned from a knee injury suffered in basketball and threw a no hitter. Victoria Noel, Kenadi Schulte and Josten Boyer went 3-3 at the plate, Carson McSorely had 4 RBI’s. Tigers play 7th ranked Calamus-Wheatland and #2 Durant today in Durant. L&M 3 West Burlington-Notre Dame 0, Mediapolis 5 Wapello 4. Lily Johnson had the game winning RBI in the bottom of the 8th, Mediapolis plays at Centerville today. Highland 3 Columbus community 0. Lone Tree 15 Winfield Mt. Union 4.
MPHS baseball team plays a double header at Muscatine today. AREA BASEBALL SCORES: West Burlington 4 L&M 3, Van Buren 8 Notre Dame 0, Mediapolis 3 Wapello 0, Keokuk 10 Danville 0.
Iowa Girls High School Athletic Union 2nd softball poll of the season:
Class 4A Mt. Pleasant is 7th, Fairfield 5th and Keokuk 9th.
CLASS 1A-New London 8th
CLASS 2A-Wapello 14th
CLASS 5A-Burlington 15th
In Class 1A Regional semi-final play Friday night Holy Trinity Catholic downed Fairfield 1-0 in overtime on a goal scored by Ali Randolf. The Crusaders play #2 ranked Iowa City Regina in the Regional Final Monday at Regina.
Class 2A Regional Pella and N.D.-W.B.-Danville will play in the Regional Championship Monday at Pella.
S.E. IOWA TRACK & FIELD CAMP, MAPLELEAF ATHLETIC COMPLEX
- PLEASANT, IOWA
DATES: JUNE 6th–9th (June 10th RAIN DATE IF NEEDED) 8:00-11:00 AM
FEE: $30.00 (MAKE CHECKS PAYABLE TO: MT. PLEASANT COMM. SCHOOLS)
CAMPERS: AREA GIRLS & BOYS ENTERING GRADES 4 – 9
CAMP STAFF: CURRENT AND FORMER ATHLETES AND COACHES FROM MPCHS.
CAMP INFORMATION: * INSTRUCTIONAL TECHNIQUES OF:
SPRINT EVENTS, HURDLES, DISTANCE EVENTS, FIELD EVENTS, RELAYS
*CAMP T-SHIRT, *CAMPER EVALUATION,*CAMP PHOTO, *INDIVIDUAL PHOTO
Mt Pleasant Girls Basketball team is holding a Jr Panther Camp for all girls entering grades 4-8 June 20th-June 21st. For more information or to register, visit the Mt. Pleasant school website or contact coach Maynard.
The Iowa Wesleyan Tiger Athletic Club Annual Golf outing will be held Friday June 10th at the Spirit Hollow Golf Course in Burlington. Registration begins at 9 a.m. A shotgun start begins at 10 a.m. The post outing reception begins at 4 p.m. The cost is $100 per player, $400 per team and there is a 36 team limit. Golfers get 18 holes of golf with cart, box lunch, beverage tickets along with the post outing reception and raffle drawings. There will also be a number of contests during the tournament. Register online at http://www.iwtigers.com/f/golfouting.php
Mt. Pleasant and Fairfield will battle in an Alumni Football game Saturday June 18th in Fairfield. Advance tickets are on sale right now for $10 each from Alumni game participants. Friday June 3rd the Panther Alumni team will be at the Pep Stop selling T-shirts and tickets so stop by and buy! Kickoff is at 7 p.m. night of the game.