The Southeast Iowa Super conference super Shootout for girls was played Friday night, KILJ-FM broadcast the Championship matchup of #7 ranked class 3A Mediapolis playing at #3 ranked class 1A Burlington Notre Dame. The Bullettes improved their record to 20-1 with an easy 74-40 win over the 18-3 Nikes.
Mepo jumped out to a big 21-8 lead after one quarter and never was threatened. Leading the Mediapolis scoring was Aubrey Siegel with 17 points, and Haley Hillyard added 15. Notre Dame was led by Taylor Hickey with 12 and Morgan Meyers with 10 points.
OTHER SUPER SHOOTOUT SCORES: Van Buren 57 Columbus Community 54 (ot), IMS 69 West Burlington 39, Central Lee 56 WMU 36, New London 60 Lone Tree 59, Wapello 59 Cardinal 36, Waco 58 Harmony 20, Danville 61 Pekin 47, Highland 41 Holy Trinity Catholic 38.
In other area scores: Keokuk 64 Fairfield 52, Ft. Madison 38 Washington 37, Burlington 81 Davenport North 67.
BOYS SCORES: Ft. Madison 75 Washington 34, Keokuk 67 Fairfield 53, Burlington 55 Davenport North 48, Regina, Iowa City 77, West Liberty 74, Des Moines, North 68, Ottumwa 38, Williamsburg 46, Marion 39.
Today is the opening day of the 2013 Sectional wrestling tournaments around the state.
The Class 1A sectional is at Marengo Iowa Valley with: North English, Highland, Lone Tree, Iowa City Regina, Waco and West Branch. The two place finishers advance onto the District at Tipton on February 9th.
Class 2A Sectional action will be at Mediapolis. Mediapolis has 6 ranked wrestlers: 106- 5th Mason Buster, Mediapolis, 132- 6th Cole Erickson (So.), 138-4th Drew Foster (Jr.), 145- 3rd Drew Buster (Jr.), 170-2nd Adam Drain (Jr.), 182- 3rd Steven Holloway (So.).
Joining the Bulldogs will be: Columbus Community, Fairfield, New London-Winfield Mt. Union, Washington and West Burlington-Notre Dame. The top two place finishers advance onto the District at West Liberty on February 9th.
#3 ranked Iowa protected their home mat in front of a sellout crowd of over 15,000 people against #1 ranked Penn State with an exciting 22-16 win.
The MPHS bowling team hosts Keokuk today.
KILJ-FM will broadcast the Wichita State vs UNI men’s game beginning at 2:30 p.m. today. KILJ-AM 1130 will bring you the Iowa State vs Baylor men’s game at 6:30 p.m. tonight.