No. 10 MP takes home triangular by one stroke

By Andy Krutsinger, Mt. Pleasant News


The Mt. Pleasant girls had to use every last shot to hold off Muscatine in their home Triangular on Friday. The 10th-ranked Panthers won the meet with a score of 203, nipping Muscatine?s 204. Burlington finished third with a score of 262.

Anni Liechty led the way for Mt. Pleasant with a score of 43, which was good enough for individual runner-up honors. Elli Liechty finished the meet at 49 to give the Panthers a second sub-50 score.

Tori Witthoft finished the meet with a 52. Michal Wohlleber shot a 59. Grace Scheetz scored a 62. Ryann Davidson shot a 64 and Melody Miller rounded out the Panthers with a 70.

Mt. Pleasant will be back in action today (Monday) at 4 p.m. They will host conference rivals No. 1 Washington and Fairfield. This will be a stacked week for the MP girls, who host Keokuk and Oskaloosa on Tuesday, April 24, and host their home invitational on Friday, April 27.