Competitions postponed, winter break is under way
December 27, 2013
Inclement weather last week postponed three competitions for local prep athletes.
The Mount Vernon boys' basketball team was supposed to travel to Grinnell Thursday, Dec. 19. That game will be played Jan. 21.
The Mustang boys and girls were to face Benton Community last Friday. Those games are rescheduled for Jan. 31.
Mount Vernon wrestlers were to face Solon and Dyersville Beckman in Solon Thursday, Dec. 19; the double dual will be made up Jan. 6.
The Lisbon wrestling team was scheduled to be at Independence for duals against the Mustangs and Clear Creek-Amana. At press time a makeup date hadn't been announced.
All teams are now away from competition for the holiday break. Upcoming events include:
• Thursday, Jan. 2 - Lisbon wrestling hosts Davenport Assumption, Durant and West Liberty.
• Friday, Jan. 3 - Mount Vernon girls' basketball hosts DeWitt Central; Mount Vernon boys' basketball is at DeWitt Central; Lisbon boys' and girls' basketball host Cedar Valley Christian.
• Saturday, Jan. 4 - Mount Vernon wrestling hosts Lisbon and Don Bosco.
• Monday, Jan. 6 - Mount Vernon wrestling is at Solon to face the Spartans and Dyersville Beckman.
• Tuesday, Jan. 7 - Lisbon boys' and girls' basketball hosts Springville; Mount Vernon girls' basketball hosts Marion; Mount Vernon boys' basketball is at Marion.