SPORTS SEPTEMBER 1, 2016Written by John Kuhens on September 1, 2016
FROM THE IRIS BOWLING CENTER AND SPLITZ LOUNGE SPORTS DESK.
Sports activities going on this week….
THURSDAY: The MPHS volleyball teams’ host 10th ranked Fairfield. OTHER AREA MATCHES: Notre Dame at New London, West Burlington at Central Lee, WMU at Highland, Washington at Keokuk, Wapello at IMS, Van Buren at Holy Trinity Catholic, Waco at Danville. FOOTBALL: Burlington High School plays football at Davenport North.
FRIDAY: Mt. Pleasant travels to Mediapolis for football, freshman game at 5 p.m. and varsity to follow.
SATURDAY: Mt. Pleasant hosts a freshman volleyball tournament. The girls and boys cross country teams will run at Pella’s Invitational. Iowa Wesleyan opens their football season hosting Cornell College of Mt. Vernon kickoff is at 7 p.m. KILJ-FM.
FOOTBALL SCHEDULE FOR SEPTEMBER 1ST AND 2ND:
Burlington at Davenport, North
Mount Pleasant at Mediapolis ( (ND))
Fort Madison at Central Lee, Donnellson ( (ND))
Grinnell at Oskaloosa ( (ND))
Keokuk at Chariton ( (ND))
Knoxville at Fairfield ( (ND))
Mid-Prairie, Wellman at Washington ( (ND))
Solon at Regina, Iowa City ( (ND))
West Burlington/Notre Dame at West Branch ( (ND))
Albia at Pella Christian ( (ND))
Centerville at Pleasantville ( (ND))
Pekin at Davis County, Bloomfield ( (ND))
Danville at Columbus Community, Columbus Junction ( (ND))
Tipton at Louisa-Muscatine ( (ND))
Van Buren Community at New London ( (ND))
Wapello at Winfield-Mt. Union ( (ND))
West Liberty at Highland, Riverside ( (ND))
Lone Tree at H-L-V, Victor ( (ND))
WACO, Wayland at Tri-County, Thornburg ( (ND))