Class 4A Regional Volleyball:
Mt. Pleasant opened up the tournament volleyball trail with a sweep over Keokuk in Panther Gym by scores of 25-10, 25-16 and 25-9. It’s the 4th time this season M.P. has defeated Keokuk. Leading the way was Kelsi Phipps with 7 kills and Brianne Potts with 14 digs and 4 aces serves. Hannah Becker and Ashley Loving had 16 assists each. Taryne shull put down 2 blocks. MPHS is now 29-4 on the year and will play in the Regional Semi Finals at Solon against the #2 ranked Spartans on Thursday night. KILJ-FM 105.5 and kilj.com will carry the match live.
Fairfield defeated Oskaloosa 3-0 and will now play Thursday night at 15th ranked Clear Creek-Amana.
Davenport North beat North Scott 3-2, Ft. Madison swept Washington so now the Bloodhounds will play at 7th ranked Davenport Assumption Thursday while Davenport North plays at 10th ranked Marion.
Class 3A Regional Volleyball:
Mediapolis swept L&M on Bud McLearn Court in first round Regional play last night. The Bullettes now will host Davis County Thursday night. Davis County beat Central Lee 3-0 in their first round match. Camanche edged Tipton 3-2 and #8th ranked Mt. Vernon rolled over West Liberty 3-0. Camanche plays at Mt. Vernon Thursday.
Class 1A and 2A Regional Tournament volleyball continues tonight. Class 1A Region#8-Harmony at Holy Trinity Catholic, Sigourney at #9 Winfield Mt. Union, Moravia vs Corydon Wayne, North Mahaska vs Twin Cedars.
Class 1A REGION #7-TUESDAY PAIRINGS: Region #7-Waco at New London, Easton Valley vs Bellevue Marquette, Lisbon vs Springville, Lone Tree vs Calamus Wheatland.
The 2013 World Series has Boston up 3 games to 2, after the Red Sox beat the Cardinals 3-1 Monday night. The series now returns to Boston with game 6 scheduled for Wednesday night.
The final Iowa High School Football rankings have been released. West Des Moines Dowling is #1 in Class 4A, Washington is ranked 6th in class 3A which is topped by Sioux City Heelan. Mediapolis is ranked 4th in Class 2A, Carroll Kuemper Catholic is #1. Class 1-A is led by Iowa City Regina. Class “A” Pekin is ranked 10th Inwood West Lyon is #1. Gilbertville-Don Bosco tops the 8 man football poll.
The post season playoffs begin Wednesday night for Iowa High School football teams. In class “A” Waco 5-4 plays host to Lynnville Sully 5-4 at 7 p.m. KILJ-FM 105.5 and kilj.com will carry the game live. Van Buren 5-4 travels to BGM who is 9-0.
Class 2A Mediapolis 9-0 will host 4-5 PCM Monroe, L&M 5-4 goes to 9-0 Albia. Class 3A Carlisle 4-5 at Washington 8-1, Centerville 4-5 at Oskaloosa 6-3, Fairfield 4-5 at 9-0 Pella, Williamsburg 7-2 at Norwalk 5-4.