SPORTS SHORTS: Bobcat girls soccer beats back North
DES MOINES — The Marshalltown girls’ soccer squad snapped a three-game slide by beating Des Moines North by a 3-2 margin on Friday night.
The Bobcats (3-12) won in their final regular-season road game thanks to goals from three different players. McKenna Major got Marshalltown on the board in the second minute of the match, and another tally from Aspen Chadderdon on a penalty kick in the 21st minute made it a 2-0 advantage.
Des Moines North (6-7) cut the margin in half with a goal thanks to a penalty kick in the 27th minute, and the Bobcats led 2-1 at intermission.
Trinity See gave Marshalltown a two-goal cushion with her score in the 57th minute, but the Polar Bears got back within one after another penalty kick in the 67th minute.
The Bobcats close out the regular season at home on Tuesday night, hosting Ottumwa on Senior Night.
District boys’ golf meet postponed
MASON CITY — The Class 1A boys’ golf district scheduled to be held Friday at Mason City Country Club was postponed because of damage on the course caused by Wednesday’s storms.
AGWSR, Gladbrook-Reinbeck and Grundy Center were slated to compete in the district meet, which has been rescheduled for Monday at 10 a.m.