Muscatine softball sweeps Pleasant Valley; seven named boys soccer all-conference

Muscatine High School. Photo by Jim Elias

The Muscatine High School softball team swept a doubleheader from Pleasant Valley on Tuesday, while the boys soccer team had seven players named to the All-MAC team for 2021.

The Muskies, ranked second in the state, took 6-1 and 10-4 victories to move to 4-0 overall and 2-0 in the MAC. Next up is a doubleheader Thursday evening at home against Assumption, followed by four games this weekend at the Iowa City West Open.

Boys soccer all-conference selections
Miles Melendez was named first team All-MAC, Grant Bode and Jackson Othmer to the second team, and Reece Eberhard, Nathan Larsen and Logan Wolf were honorable mentions.

The Muskies finished third in the MAC standings with a 6-3 record.