SPORTS SEPTEMBER 10, 2015Written by John Kuhens on September 10, 2015
Iowa Wesleyan fell to Central College 3 games to 1 in volleyball last night at Pella. Jordon Miller and Lexa Mahr led IW with 7 kills. Cierra Howard had 16 digs.
The Iowa Wesleyan women’s soccer team played the Eureka Red Devils, the match ended in a 0-0 tie.
The Tiger men also hosted Eureka College in soccer action. Iowa Wesleyan scored a late goal in the second half, but it was not enough and the Red Devils picked up the win by a score of 2-1.
Mt. Pleasant Middle School and High School athletic schedule is busy tonight. The 7th grade football team hosts Edward Stone of Burlington, the 8th grade football team goes to Edward Stone, the middle school and high school cross country teams go to Fairfield and Keokuk comes to town to play volleyball.
The Panther Football team has a meal tonight after practice and tomorrow night after the game. Tonight’s meal is sponsored by Henry County Pork Producers and Phillips Auto Clinic. For the Friday night post game meal, West Liberty Foods is sponsoring the meal and they will be providing pizza for the players and cheerleaders.
The public is invited to Bracewell Stadium tonight from 5 to 7 p.m., for the “Tradition Calls” Grand Opening Celebration. The event will celebrate the Tradition Calls fundraising campaign to improve and modernize the stadium, a community landmark that has a long and storied history in Burlington.
Area football games for September 11th
“A” District 6
New London at WACO
Pekin at Danville
Van Buren at Lone Tree
Winfield-Mt. Union at Cardinal, Eldon
1A District 5
Durant at Wapello
West Branch at West Burlington/Notre Dame ( (ND))
1A District 6
Highland at Columbus Community
2A District 5
Central Lee at West Liberty
Mediapolis at Williamsburg
Mid-Prairie at Louisa-Muscatine
West Branch at West Burlington/Notre Dame (ND)
3A District 5
Keokuk at Mount Pleasant
Clear Creek-Amana at Washington
Fairfield at Knoxville (ND)
Fort Madison at Assumption, Davenport
4A District 8
Davenport, West at Burlington (ND)
Lamoni at Harmony