Some of the top boys high school track and field talent will be in Mt. Pleasant tonight for the annual Denny White Relays. There will be large and small school classes competing, action begins at 5 p.m. on the Maple Leaf Track.
The New London Community School District Board of Directors tonight will be appointing a new head varsity football coach. Brad Helmerson will be taking over the program from Darin Lloyd.
The girls’ soccer games tonight, at Keokuk will be varsity first followed by the JV due to Keokuk’s low number of team members.
Mt. Pleasant High School has rescheduled the JV/Varsity girls’ tennis meet that was postponed on March 28th. It will be played at Burlington Notre Dame at 4:30 p.m. on Monday, April 22nd.
The Boys Tennis vs. Ft. Madison at MP that was postponed on March 25th due to bad weather has been rescheduled for April 19th at 4:30 p.m.
The girls’ tennis match at Ft. Madison that was postponed on March 25th due to bad weather has been rescheduled for April 19th at 4:30 p.m.
The boys tennis match that was scheduled for April 30th vs Keokuk at MP has been moved to April 29th at MP at 4:30 p.m.
The start time for the girl’s track meet at Washington on Thursday, April 18th, has been changed to 4:15 p.m., instead of 5:00 p.m.
The school has added a boys’ tennis meet. Mt. Pleasant will play at Burlington Notre Dame at 4:30 p.m. on April 25th.
Mother nature was the winner in the Burlington Bees home game with the Quad Cities River Bandits last night, the game was postponed and will be made up sometime in June. Burlington heads to Beloit to begin a 7 game road trip, they will be back at Community Field in Burlington April 18th.
The Masters Golf Tournament officially begins today. Tiger Woods who has regained the #1 ranking in the world should figure into the title chase, all though it has been 11 years since the top ranked golfer won the green jacket, it was Tiger who did it. Bubba Watson last year’s winner is expected to be in the thick of things.