Panthers top Ft. Madison in home, season opener
With wins in their home and season openers, the Mt. Pleasant eighth-grade boys’ basketball “A” and “B” teams got off to an undefeated start.
The A team won its game against Ft. Madison by a score of 43-25 on Thursday night in Mt. Pleasant, and the B team won its game against the Bloodhounds handily, 32-2.
The “C” team lost to Ft. Madison, 21-12.
Zach Ebeling led the Mt. Pleasant A team with 12 points, the only Panther to score in double figures on the day.
Ryan Moutrie scored nine points in the A game, while Patrick Canby and Brock Wilson chipped in seven points each. DShundric Foster contributed six points.
In the B game, Tyler Davis scored a team-high six points and Tyler Robertson tallied five points.
The C team’s leading scorer was Jared Holdefer, who put up five points.
The team will play again next Thursday when they travel to Washington. The game starts at 4 p.m.