Tournament teams play at Keokuk, Oskaloosa
The Mt. Pleasant fifth-grade girls’ basketball tournament team finished fourth out of 10 teams in the Keokuk Tournament last weekend.
The girls had wins over Quincy Bruisers, Warsaw and Keokuk; they lost in the semifinals to Iowa City Venom and then again to Quincy Little Devils.
The team’s record for the season is 9-6.
Team members are: Maggie Cristoforo, Lydia Stewart, Lexie Magnani, Isabel Ashton, Serenity Keomanivong, Kenna Smith, Hailey O’Donnell, Reece Barton, Ashley Elmore and Emily Stark.
They are coached by Ronnie Ashton and Diane Magnani.
The eighth-grade boys’ tournament team finished second in the Oskaloosa Tournament last weekend. The boys defeated Grinnell and Oskaloosa before losing in the championship to the Iowa Intensity in overtime by two points.
The team’s record for the season is 28-5.
Team members are: Brady Sartorius, Maison Ashton, Jonathon Ita, Colin Mulford, Kieran Kohorst, Paul Rundquist, Jake Lowe, Tanner Ruby, Kyle Medina, Payton Kelley and Jordan Magnani.
They are coached by Ronnie Ashton and Rick Sartorius.