New London wins first game at state
The New London softball team defeated Martensdale-St. Mary's, 3-2, in its first-round state tournament game Monday afternoon.
Emily Parks went 2-for-3 and drove in two runs for the Tigers; Morgan Christner struck out eight batters in seven innings pitched.
The Tigers move on to face Newell-Fonda on Thursday at 11:30 a.m.
For more on today's game, see the July 23 edition of the Mt. Pleasant News.