Prep Wrestling: Mount Pleasant Hosts Keokuk; Other Area Bouts

KILJ — The Mount Pleasant wrestling team will get back on their home mat tonight when the Panthers welcome in Keokuk for a Southeast Conference dual.

Mount Pleasant, off to a nice start, will look to continue their winning ways.

Wrestling will get underway tonight at 6:30 p.m. at Mount Pleasant High School.

JV will wrestle tonight, as well.

Meanwhile in the Super Conference, Mount Pleasant native Blaine Frazier and the Notre Dame Nikes will wrestle in a conference triangular with Van Buren County and Highland at Highland.

Frazier is coming off a Cliff Keen Invite championship and his 150th career victory.

Mediapolis is back on the mat, as well.

The Bulldogs will travel to Louisa-Muscatine along with Pekin for a triangular.

Grappling will start at 6:00 p.m.

The main event will be at Winfield-Mount Union High School tonight where Columbus Community/Winfield-Mount Union will host Lone Tree and New London.

The Wildcats and Tigers are off to fantastic starts and the triangular tonight features multitudes of ranked wrestlers including three-time defending state champion Marcel Lopez and Columbus’ No. 2 ranked Lane Scorpil.

That bout will get underway tonight at 6:00 p.m.