Written by on October 12, 2013 in Sports

Washington looked like the 8th ranked team in class 3A football Friday night as they rolled over the Mt. Pleasant Panthers 51-7 on Evans Field.  The Demons scored the first 8 times they touched the football led by their ground game that rushed for 323 yards on the night.  Mt. Pleasant answered with 88 yards on the ground and 1 yard through the air on one completion.  Dustin Amos scored on a 14 yard run in the fourth quarter for Mt. Pleasant’s touchdown.  MPHS is 0-7 on the season overall and 0-4 in the district, next week they travel to Keokuk who fell to Williamsburg 48-0 Friday night.

Mt. Pleasant won the freshman game 21-8, Patrick Canby kicked a 30 yard field goal and ran for two scores.  Dshondric Foster caught a 68 yard scoring pass from Brock Wilson for the other score.  Ryan Moutrie, Trey Cosgrove, Canby and Foster led the defense.

The M.P. JV go to Washington Monday night to play.

OTHER AREA FOOTBALL SCORES:  Carlisle 45 Centerville 14, Fairfield 35 Ft. Madison 34 (ot), Bettendorf rolled over Burlington 49-10, Waco 34 WMU 8, Lisbon 69 New London 0, Highland 41 Danville 34, Lone Tree 28 Van Buren 0,Wapello 34 Cardinal 6, Central Lee 27 Columbus 14, Mediapolis 12 Mid Prairie 10, L&M 26 Mt. Vernon 24, West Liberty 48 West Burlington-Notre Dame 14.


Mt. Pleasant is hosting a volleyball invitational at Panther Gymnasium.


The Iowa Wesleyan College football team host Crown College this afternoon at 2 p.m. in the 2013 Tiger homecoming football game that you will hear live on KILJ-FM 105.5 and  Wesleyan is coming off a 68-51 loss at the hands of Martin Luther College on the road last Saturday.  Crown College is coming off a loss in their homecoming game last Saturday to UMAC leader Greenville College by a 21-20 score as a missed PAT attempt was the difference in the game.  IWC is 1-4 overall and 1-3 in the UMAC conference.


The Iowa Hawkeyes have a bye week this week and play next Saturday at Ohio State.  Iowa State plays at Texas Tech today KILJ-AM 1130 will carry the game live beginning at 9 a.m.  UNI has homecoming today, the Panthers host Southern Illinois.


St. Louis pulled out a 3-2  NLCS win over the Dodgers last night in 13 innings.  The two teams play in Busch Stadium at 3 p.m. today.  Detroit plays at Boston tonight in the ALCS.   


Iowa Wesleyan College is going to be hosting a boy’s basketball youth skills camp this fall in Ruble Arena.  It’s for boys in grades 3rd thru 8th, and will be held November 8th beginning at 8:30 a.m.  Camp will go until 11:30.  Cost of the camp is $25 and that includes a t-shirt, please sign up by November 1st. 

On November 9th a boy’s basketball skills tune up camp will be held in Ruble arena for boys in grades 7 thru 12.  Registration begins at 1:30 p.m. and camp will run from 2-5.  Cost is $25 which includes a t-shirt.

If you have questions about either camp call coach Todd Lorensen at 931-8798 or go to

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