SPORTS MAY 22, 2015Written by Anna Greiner on May 22, 2015
The Iowa High School Track Meet is underway and lots of area athletes are competing. John Kuhens is up at the meet in Des Moines and will be providing reports for Friday and Saturday. Stay tuned to 105.5 FM for reports and on both stations on major sports reports for wrapups.
Mt. Pleasant girls tennis competed in the region 7 individual tournament yesterday in Fairfield. In singles, Jessica Holtkamp defeated Pryia Khanolkar of Keokuk 6-2 and 6-0. In the second round Jacqueline Leete of Maharshi defeated Holtkamp 6-4 and 6-1. And Kiley Sourwine lost in the first round to Fort Madison’s Madalyn Fisher, 6-1 and 6-1. In doubles, in the first round the Keokuk team of Kakyn Boltz and Alexis Kemp defeated Ashton Whaley and Hannah Wickham 6-1 and 6-0. The Mt. Pleasant team of Afton Engberg and Aline Thiengmany lost to Notre Dame-West Burlington’s Jenna Stewart and Carly Hoyer by the score of 6-1 and 6-0.
The Mt. Pleasant girls soccer team played at home yesterday against the 12-ranked Notre Dame-West Burlington/Danville team. The Panthers lost at home 7-0.
And the Panther boys soccer team also played yesterday against 6th ranked Danville-New London. They were defeated by the Bears by the score of 3-1.