SPORTS MARCH 20, 2015

Written by John Kuhens on March 20, 2015

How are your brackets doing?  It was an upset yesterday for the Iowa State Cyclones men’s basketball team. The third-seeded team was knocked out of the tournament in the first round by 14-th seeded UAB. The final score: 60-59.

On the sports schedule for today: on 105.5 FM starting at 5 pm, we will begin coverage of the NCAA Tournament game when the Iowa Hawkeyes play against Davidson in Seattle.

The Mt. Pleasant High School boys track team travels to Central College for a meet today. Tomorrow, it’s the girls’s teams turn as they head to Central College.

The IWC women’s softball team plays tomorrow at home in a double header against Blackburn starting at 1 pm.

This is the last day to register for Mt. Pleasant Park and Rec’s 3rd-6th grade volleyball camp. The basic fundamentals will be taught over a four day camp, taught by 8th grade coach Lisa Lowery. It is March 23 through the 26 at Cottrell Gym. For more information or to register, call Park and Rec at 385-1475.

The 3rd Annual Mt. Pleasant Easter Weekend 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament will be held on Saturday April 4th, 2015, at Cottrell Gym.  3rd-12th grade girls and boys divisions, open men and women divisions, and 35 and older men and women divisions are available.  Cost is $60 per team, maximum of 4 players on each team, medals will be awarded for the 1st and 2nd places in each division.  To register and for more information contact Ronnie Ashton at 319-931-2896.