SPORTS JUNE 13, 2014

Written by on June 13, 2014 in Sports


The Mt. Pleasant Panther softball team dropped a Southeast conference double header at home last night against the Washington Demons by scores of 4-1 and 4-3 (8 inn)

New London 8 Van Buren 1

Columbus 13, L&M 1
Fairfield 6, Keokuk 4
Keokuk 3, Fairfield 0
Muscatine 12, Davenport, West 1
Muscatine 12, Davenport, West 3
New London 8, Van Buren 1
Ottumwa 20, Des Moines, Hoover 5
Ottumwa 7, Des Moines, Hoover 4
Pekin 12, Mediapolis 2
Wapello 21, Waco 0
West Burlington 5, Danville 1


Mt. Pleasant baseball team swept Washington 2-1 and 5-2   In the 1st game pitcher Dustin Amos struck out 14 demons and allowed just 3 hits. Justin Chalupa had 3 hits. Brady Anderson was the winning pitcher in game 2, Colton Schinstock had 2 RBI’s to lead the Panther offense. M.P. will play in the Mid Prairie tournament Saturday.

Lone Tree 11 WMU1

Fairfield 7, Keokuk 3 

Keokuk 2, Fairfield 1

Pekin 4 Mediapolis 0

Burlington 12, Pleasant Valley 0 
Burlington 7, Pleasant Valley 1 
Cardinal, Eldon 5, New London 3 
Central Lee 4, Notre Dame, Burlington 3 
Highland, Riverside 3, IMS 2 
Holy Trinity Catholic 9, Harmony 1 
Ottumwa 16, Valley, West Des Moines 6 
Ottumwa 5, Valley, West Des Moines 4 
Wapello 18, WACO 0 (4 innings)
West Burlington 7, Danville 6 


University of Jamestown President Robert S. Badal and Athletic Director Lawrie Paulson have announced that former Iowa Wesleyan College men’s basketball Alan Magnani has been named head men’s basketball coach at Jamestown University.

Magnani led the Tiger program from 1996 to 2011.

Magnani and his wife, Diane, have three children, Trey, 18, Jordan, 14, and Lexie, 12.



Saturday, July 12, 2014 Mt. Pleasant Golf & Country Club. Contact Tom Parkevich, HFC

Iowa Wesleyan College 601 N Main Street Mount Pleasant, IA 52641


On June 28th the MPHS JV softball tournament will be played with 6 teams competing at East Lake Park. MPHS, Ottumwa, Fairfield, Keokuk, Washington and Ft. Madison. Games will be played at 9 a.m., 10:45 and 12:30 p.m. using 3 diamonds.  


Henry County Health Center is hosting a Coaching Clinic on Tuesday, July 15, from 5-8 p.m. at the HCHC Health Education Center. The clinic is open to all interested certified coaches and volunteer coaches.


The Coaching Clinic will cover the following topics:

  • Dr. Joseph Tansey, Board Certified Orthopedic Surgeon: Prevention of Athletic Injuries
  • Danny Eversmeyer, EMT-P: When to call 911, CPR and First Aid Training
  • Elise Klopfenstein, RD, LD, CDE, MPH: Nutrition: Separating Fact from Fiction
  • Mandy Borchers, MS, LAT, ATC, CSCS: Injury Preparedness
  • Andy Niemann, MS, ATC, LAT: Heat and Hydration


This clinic is an approved event for Coaching Authorization renewal. There is a $5 registration fee, and dinner will be provided. To register and for more information, please email, call HCHC’s Rehabilitation Services at 319.385.6102 or stop by HCHC’s Rehabilitation Services desk.



On behalf of your local Chevrolet dealers, local youth, girls and boys are invited to attend a FREE baseball/softball clinic for boys and girls ages 5-14! Instruction will be provided by the experienced staff and players of Ripken Baseball.

The Mt. Pleasant location will conduct a clinic Saturday June 14th

Check In: 10:00AM-11:00AM

East Lake Softball Complex

2001 South Iris St.

Mt. Pleasant, IA 52641

Online Registration is Easy!

1.    Go to

2.    Select “Davenport” in the drop-down menu

3.    Select clinic date and enter the password “playball” (all lowercase, no spaces) and click continue

4.    Complete the registration information and don’t forget to download the waiver (in the yellow box). Each child must have a completed waiver to participate!

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