The Iowa High School Athletic Association Classification Committee will meet this fall for the first time in two years to discuss proposals to change the Iowa classification system.
Mid-Prairie senior Byron Yoder, second from left in the bottom row, played in the IAHSSCA All-Star game at Drake Stadium on June 29. Yoder will continue his career next season at William Penn University.
After dropping game one of a River Valley Conference doubleheader 12-1, Mid-Prairie refocused and regrouped before the nightcap.
Mid-Prairie’s pitching staff controlled West Branch all Monday night, but two hits and an untimely error helped split the doubleheader between the two.
With a swing of the bat, Cassidy Rourke sent the ball deep over the left field fence and gave Mid-Prairie a 12-0 mercy-rule victory in game two of their doubleheader with Tipton.
Battling standing water in sand traps, wet fairways and a muddy rough, Abbi Patterson still managed to set a new season best for 18-holes and take 19th place at the Class 2A state golf meet.
Storms ruled the early part of the day, pushing the start of day two back an hour. Despite the late start, rain continued to pour down on athletes during the early goings of the race.