MP team wins Missouri tournament
The Mt. Pleasant seventh grade boys’ basketball tournament team won the Palmyra Missouri Middle School tournament Thursday after defeating Pittsburgh, Harrisburg, and Palmyra. All three teams were from Missouri.
Only seven boys were able to make the tournament: Maison Ashton, Brady Sartorius, Kieran Kohorst, Colin Mulford, Tanner Ruby, Kyle Medina and Jonathan Ita. Others on the team who were unable to make the tournament are Jordan Magnani, Isaac Kuster, Jake Lowe and Paul Rundquist.
With three wins, the team is currently 52-7 on the season with one remaining tournament in August in St. Louis, Mo. They are coached by Ronnie Ashton and Rick Sartorius.