Keokuk handed Mt. Pleasant a 63-21 loss in District-7 football Friday night to clinch a playoff spot, M.P. is still in contention for the playoffs after Centerville upset Fairfield, it will take a win at District leader Williamsburg for the Panthers to get in.. Chiefs got out to a 21-0 lead on long scoring plays before MPHS got on the board in the 1st quarter with a 39 yard touchdown pass from Connor Shull to Dalton Conrad. Josh Larson then scored from 5 yards out to pull the home team to with 21-14 with 9:01 to play in the 1st half. Keokuk answered with 3 scores in the last 8 minutes of the half to lead 42-21 at intermission. The other Panther score was a 10 yard pass from Shull to Alex O’Donnell. Liam Clancy added the PAT’s.
In the second half Keokuk put up another 21 points.
In the freshman game Keokuk won 46-0. The JV teams of the two schools will play in Keokuk Monday night.
Other area scores:
Centerville 26 Fairfield 23, Washington 56 Ft. Madison 6, Williamsburg 58 Vinton-Shellsburg 12, Mediapolis 55 Columbus 14, L&M 66 Central Lee 14, Mid Prairie 49 West Burlington 0, Iowa City Regina 36 Wapello 0, Lone Tree 68 Danville 14, Waco 61 New London 0, WMU 36 Van Buren 16.
IWC plays at St. Ambrose today in college football. KILJ-FM has the Iowa at Michigan St. game at 10 a.m. and KILJ-AM 1130 has Iowa State vs Kansas St. at 9 a.m.
The Mt. Pleasant 7th grade volleyball team played Ottumwa at Home October 11, 2012 for their final match of the season.
Results are as follows.
A Match Won 2-0
Game 1: 21-7
Game 2: 21-18
Pearl Krieger-Coble 12/13 6 aces
Kaylynn Batey 11/12 4 aces
Ashley Menke 8/8 4 aces
Mikayla Beason 3/3 2 aces
B Match Lost 0-2
Game 1: 18-21
Game 2: 18-21
Katie Ensminger 5/5 1 ace
Megan Sutherland 6/6 2 aces
Jordon Metheney 4/6 1 ace