Simpson College defeated Iowa Wesleyan College 3 games to none in college volleyball, (25-14, 25-13, 26-24). IWC has a (1-5) record. Former New London Tiger Logan Chiri had 12 digs, Dakota Flesner had 5 kills, Lindsey Johnson contributed 12 assists.
The Mt. Pleasant Golf and Country Club crowned their women’s and men’s club champion over the Labor Day weekend.
In the men’s Championship Bracket
1st Place-Jim Becker defeated Patrick Zelinski
3rd Place-Troy Stith defeated Mike Wilson
The men’s Presidential Bracket
1st Flight-Andy Zinkle defeated Kiley Miller (nephew)
2nd Flight-Rob Zeglen defeated Dave Weiss
3rd Flight-Erick Rawson defeated Kiley Miller (uncle)
4th Flight-Kyle Kauffman defeated Doug Kennedy
The women’s Championship Bracket
Gayle Rupp defeated Kate Mertens
Jim Becker and Gayle Rupp each won their 14th MPG&CC Golf Championship spanning 44 years for Jim and 34 years for Gayle.
FRIDAY 9/6/13 area football schedule:
3-A District 7
Ottumwa at Mount Pleasant (NC)
Centerville at Albia (ND)
Chariton at Fort Madison (ND)
Fairfield at Davis County, Bloomfield (ND)
Mediapolis at Keokuk (ND)
Pella at Washington (ND)
Williamsburg at Central Clinton, DeWitt (ND)
2-A District 5
Central Lee, Donnellson at Highland, Riverside (ND)
Columbus Community, Columbus Junction at Wapello (ND)
Louisa-Muscatine at Wilton (ND)
Mid-Prairie, Wellman at Clear Creek-Amana (ND)
Mount Vernon at West Liberty (ND)
West Burlington/Notre Dame at Van Buren, Keosauqua (ND)
Cardinal, Eldon at Danville (ND)
Durant at West Branch (ND)
Eddyville-Blakesburg-Fremont at Lynnville-Sully (ND)
Regina, Iowa City at Solon (ND)
Sigourney/Keota at Pekin (ND)
Lisbon at Alburnett (ND)
New London at English Valleys, North English (ND)
North Mahaska, New Sharon at WACO, Wayland (ND)
North Tama, Traer at Lone Tree (ND)
Winfield-Mt. Union at Iowa Valley, Marengo (ND)
MISSISSIPPI ATHLETIC CONFERENCE: Davenport, West at Burlington, Assumption, Davenport at Pleasant Valley , Bettendorf at Davenport, Central, Clinton at North Scott, Eldridge
IOWA WESLEYAN COLLEGE ATHLETICS THIS WEEK:
THURSDAY-IWC WOMENS GOLF AT AUGUSTANA LADY VIKING CLASSIC
FRIDAY-IWC MENS SOCCER AT TRUMAN STATE
SATURDAY-FOOTBALL AT SIMPSON COLLEGE IN INDIANOLA, IOWA
MENS GOLF TEAM AT MT. MERCY CROPPERS CLASSIC
VOLLEYBALL AT AIB IN DES MOINES
SUNDAY-MENS GOLF AT MT. MERCY TOURNEY
The IWC men’s and women’s basketball 2013 golf outing is coming up on September 20th at 11 a.m. at the Mt. Pleasant Golf and Country Club. This is a 4 person best shot tournament to benefit the IWC basketball programs. Cost is $70 per golfer, and that includes dinner. There will be various contests and games for golfers to win nice prizes like grills, professional game tickets, golf equipment and other items. If you would like to participate sign up by September 14th with Kurt Moon at Brown’s Shoe Fit in Mt. Pleasant or call 385-2931. There are also opportunities for hole sponsors, and raffles prize donations.
Southeast Iowa Regional Planning Commission is holding its annual golf outing (four person best shot) as a fundraiser for the Great River Housing Trust Fund. This event will be held at Flint Hills Municipal Golf Course in Burlington on Wednesday, September 25, 2013 with Registration and Buffet lunch at 11:00 am, and Tee Off at 12:15 p.m. The Cost is $50 per golfer and includes: Buffet Lunch, 18 holes of golf and cart; awards for top teams, and chances to bid on silent auction items. The Great River Housing Trust Fund promotes affordable housing in Southeast Iowa through owner-occupied rehabilitation, first time home buyer assistance, and development partnerships. The registration form is available online at www.seirpc.com, or by contacting Debbie Laughlin 319-753-4305.
Whitetails Unlimited is sponsoring the Mt. Pleasant Banquet on Thursday, September 19, at Manning Hall, 601 So. Jackson Street, Mt. Pleasant. This special event will feature a two-meat dinner, auction, and prizes with a wide array of products such as firearms, outfitter packages, hunting and outdoor related equipment, artwork, and collectibles only available at WTU events. Proceeds from this fundraising event will go toward projects that uphold WTU’s mission.
The social hour begins at 5:15 p.m. with dinner at 7:00 p.m. Tickets are $40 each, or $20 for a spouse or child. Ticket order deadline is August 29, and tickets will not be sold at the door.
To order tickets locally, call Dan Cook at 319-931-0093 or WTU National Headquarters at 800-274-5471, or go online at www.whitetailsunlimited.com. You may also call, Scott Martin at 319-850-1397, Joe Ruby at 319-931-3341, Randy White at 319-986-6996, or Benny Lee at 573-308-5485.