High School Basketball
Mt. Pleasant will travel to Washington for a conference matchup tomorrow, December 15th, with the girls’ game scheduled to start at 6 pm. KILJ 105.5 FM, kilj.com, will have the call with the pregame show at 5:45 pm. Head Coach Eric Rawson knows it will be a tough challenge taking on the Demons in front of their home crowd.
Mediapolis will face off against Burlington Notre Dame tomorrow with the girls playing at 6 pm.
New London will host West Burlington tomorrow with the girls going at 6 pm followed by the boys game.
WACO will travel to take on Hillcrest Academy tomorrow with the girls’ game scheduled for 6 pm.
Van Buren County will compete against Holy Trinity Catholic in a road matchup tomorrow with game one at 6 pm.
The Central Lee girls’ team will take on Danville in a road matchup at 6 pm tomorrow, while the boys’ team will play Danville tonight at 7:30 pm.
Winfield-Mt. Union will take on Columbus tomorrow with the girls playing at 6 pm.
High School Wrestling
The Columbus/Winfield-Mt. Union girls’ team will compete on Saturday, December 16th, at Cedar Rapids-Prairie.
The WACO girls will compete on Saturday at Chariton.
Mt. Pleasant will travel to Fort Madison today to compete in a dual.
The New London boys’ team’s meet against Pekin tonight has been canceled. It will be rescheduled for a later date. The Tigers will travel to Fort Madison tomorrow for an Invitational.
The Columbus/Winfield-Mt. Union boys’ team will travel to Van Buren County tonight for a triangular.
The WACO boys’ team will head to Mediapolis tonight to compete in a triangular.
High School Bowling
Mt. Pleasant will take on Burlington tomorrow, December 15th.
Iowa State University will take on Memphis in the AutoZone Liberty Bowl in Memphis on December 29th at 2:30 pm. The Cyclones defeated Memphis in the 2017 AutoZone Liberty Bowl 21-20.
#20 Iowa will face off against #25 Tennessee in the Cheez-It Citrus Bowl on January 1st at noon.
The #4 Iowa women’s team will compete against Cleveland State on Saturday, December 16th, at 6 pm.
The Iowa State women’s team will host Troy on Sunday, December 17th, at 12 pm.
The Iowa State men’s team will take on Florida A&M on Sunday at 5 pm.
The Iowa men’s team will look to get back in the win column on Saturday at 3:30 pm against Florida A&M.
This Day in Sports History
1901 – The first table tennis tournament is held at the London Royal Aquarium.
1930 – The New York Giants defeat Notre Dame 22-0 in a charity game.
1947 – The National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing (NASCAR) is founded in Daytona Beach, Florida.