Panther Girls Drop Opener to #4 Muscatine
November 22, 2012Mt Pleasant High School
The fourth ranked Muscatine girl’s basketball team rolled to a 61-35 win over the Mt. Pleasant Panthers (0-1) at Muscatine Fieldhouse Tuesday night.
In the first quarter the Panthers stayed close, trailing just 14-8, but a big energy surge in the 2nd quarter by the Muskies produced 21 points and held the Panthers to 4 points to put the game away.
Leading Mt. Pleasant in scoring was Kelsi Phipps and Natalie Myers with 8 points each. Mary Wester added 6. Mt. Pleasant won the JV game 22-18.
Friday night MPCHS goes to 9th ranked class 5A Cedar Rapids Prairie.