MPHS baseball vs Ft. Madison last night was rained out, the two teams will try again tonight to play at Maple Leaf Field.
Other area baseball scores: Notre Dame 11 Central Lee 5, Danville over Harmony twice 15-1 and 7-1, Highland twice over WMU/WACO 10-0 both games.
Latest baseball ranking of Iowa High School teams has Mason City #1 in 4A, Boyden Hull-Rock Valley #1 in 3A with Washington #10, Solon #1 in 2A Van Buren #8, Martensdale St. Mary’ – ‘s #1 in 1A.
MPHS softball team ended the regular season with a double header loss at Centerville 4-1 and 11-7. In the first game Mandi White did the pitching allowing just five hits and striking out 3 and led the hitting going 2-3 at the plate. In the second game Sammi Goble started pitching and Emily Prtellwitz finished the job. Allie Beaber went 3-3 at the plate and Kelsi Smith was 2-3. Mt. Pleasant will open up tournament play at #12 Ft. Madison Saturday night.
Other area softball scores: Lone Tree 5 Wapello 3, Mediapolis 4 IMS 2.
Latest IGHSAU softball rankings have Akron West field #1 in class 1A, BCLUW is #1 in 2A Pekin is #12, Carlisle is tops in 3A with Keokuk #6 and Ft. Madison #12. Des Moines East is #1 in 4A Burlington is #14.
Regional Softball begins in all four classes of girls softball in Iowa this week. Mt. Pleasant will play Ft. Madison at Ft. Madison in the first round of the regional softball tournament at 7:00pm on July 10th. The second round game of the regional will be played on July 12th in Mt. Pleasant Community High School at Maple Leaf at 7:00pm The winner of the MPHS/Ft. Madison game will play the winner of the Williamsburg/Washington match up. The regional final is July 14th in Keokuk, Pella, Centerville, Fairfield and Keokuk make up the bottom bracket of the regional. 1A regional play opens July 7th with New London @ HTC, WMU @ Lone Tree, IMS @ Waco, Harmony @ Danville. Regional quarter finals are July 9th, semis July 12th and finals July 14th. 2A regional play begins July 8th with Central Lee @ Mediapolis, Van Buren @ W. Burlington/Notre Dame, Columbus @ Mid Prairie, Wapello @ L-M. Quarter finals will be played the next night, semis on July 12th and finals on July 14th.
Kansas City Royals are on the west coast, they played Seattle last night and won 3-2, the same two teams play tonight KILJ-AM 1130 has the action tonight beginning at 8:35pm