SPORTS NOVEMBER 8, 2013

Written by on November 8, 2013 in Sports

Mediapolis travels to Albia tonight to play in the quarter final round of the Class 2A football playoffs.  The Bulldogs are undefeated at 11-0 and ranked 4th, Albia is 11-0 also and ranked #2.  The winner advance onto the semi finals at the UNI-Dome in Cedar Falls November 16th to play the winner of the Waukon at New Hampton game.  Teams in the western part of the state involved in quarter final action are-Boyden-Hull at Sioux Center, Gilbert plays at Carroll Kuemper Catholic.

 

College football results from last night saw #6 Stanford knock off #2 Oregon 26-20.  #5 Baylor beat #12 Oklahoma 41-12.                              

Tickets for the Holy Trinity Catholic state volleyball tournament match on Wednesday night at 6 p.m. against Gurthrie Center will go on sale at the Holy trinity Catholic Jr/Sr High & Elementary Buildings on Monday, November 11th at 8:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.  Tickets will be $8 each.  The “Meet and Greet” for the volleyball state contenders as well as Cross Country State Qualifier, Allison Sporkman will be Monday, November 11th at Aggie’s on the Square (formerly West Point Knights of Columbus Hall) from 5:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.  Tickets will also be available for purchase. 

Iowa Wesleyan wraps up the football season Saturday on the road playing at the University of Northwestern in St. Paul, Minnesota.  IWC is 2-6 in the conference and 2-7 overall, the Eagles are 5-4 overall.

The Iowa Wesleyan Women’s basketball team opens their season tonight on the road at Maryville University in St. Louis.

The Iowa Wesleyan men’s basketball team is set to open its season when they scrimmage Simpson College on November 9th, and travel to Drake University on November 12th.The Tigers return eight players from a year ago and have brought in 11 newcomers.  The roster consists of just three seniors and three juniors, while five sophomores and eight freshmen make up the remainder of the Tigers’ 2013-14 roster.

Winter Session 1of swim lessons at the Mt. Pleasant REC Center Starts Monday, November 11! Sign up now, just a few spaces remaining! Cost: $30 for members, $45 for non-members

The 2014 ninety-seventh annual Iowa State USBC Bowling Association Tournament is coming to Mt. Pleasant and Burlington February 1st thru May 25th. Mt. Pleasants Iris bowling Center will host the team event and the Burlington King Pins Bowling Center will host the singles and doubles bowling.

 

LET’S TALK TURKEY ABOUT A FUN FAMILY EVENT COMING UP ON SATURDAY NOVEMBER 23RD SPONSORED BY THE REC CENTER AND WEST LIBERTY FOODS.  IT’S THE GOBBLE WOBBLE 5K RUN ON A FAMILY FRIENDLY COURSE AROUND MT. PLEASANT.  ALL LEVELS OF RUNNERS AND WALKERS ARE URGED TO PARTICIPATE…WHETHER YOU USE YOUR SPEED TO GOBBLE UP THE GROUND OR IF YOU JUST WOBBLE AROUND THE COURSE IT WILL MAKE YOU ELIGIBLE FOR SOME VERY NICE PRICES FROM WEST LIBERTY FOODS.  PRE GREGISTRATION COST IS $20 WITH DAY OF THE RACE PRICE $25.  REGISTER BY STOPPING IN AT THE REC CENTER OR YOU CAN ENTER ONLINE AT mpreccenter.com, CHIP TIMING WILL BE AVAILABLE.  THE RACE BEGINS AT THE REC CENTER AT 8:30 A.M. ON NOVEMBER THE 23RD.

 

The 4th Annual Fort Madison Day at Carver Hawkeye Arena is set for Sunday, December 22, 2013.   Iowa takes on Arkansas – Pine Bluff.

The Fort Madison Area Chamber of Commerce Ambassador Club has worked with University of Iowa Athletics to secure premium seating for our group.  On Thursday, November 14th at 7:00 AM, tickets go on sale at the Partners offices located at 614 9th Street, Fort Madison.

The first 150 children’s tickets will be available for $5 each (ages 18 and under).  The first 150 adult tickets will be available for $10 each. 

 

 

Iowa Wesleyan College for the 7th year in a row will host the Iowa Wesleyan College High School girls basketball jamboree.  The event will be held in the IWC Gym on November 19th beginning at 6 p.m. 

6:00 PM Columbus Junction (H) v. Visitor Men’s
  New London  (V) Visitor Women’s
     
6:40 PM Winfield Mt. Union (H) v. IWC Women’s
  West Burlington (V) IWC Men’s
     
7:20 PM WACO (H) v. Visitor Men’s
  Mediapolis (V) Visitor Women’s
     
8:00 PM Mt. Pleasant (H) IWC Women’s
  Louisa Muscatine (V) IWC Men’s
     
8:40 PM Danville (H) v. Visitor Men’s
  Wapello (V) Visitor Women’s

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