The Ottumwa Courier

May 2, 2013

Busy Ottumwa sports day quashed by weather

Courier sports staff
Ottumwa Courier

OTTUMWA — The cold, windy weather that blanketed Ottumwa Thursday put the kibosh on what was to be a busy day of Ottumwa sports.

The Ottumwa girls golf team's Ottumwa Invitational was canceled, along with the Bulldog boys and girls junior varsity and varsity soccer games against Indianola. The boys were to play at Indianola, while the girls games were at Eric Wertheim Field.

The Evans Invitational put on by the Evans Middle School's girls track and field team was also canceled. The Ottumwa boys and girls tennis teams' meets against Des Moines Roosevelt were postponed. The boys team's meet has been rescheduled to 4 p.m. Friday, May 10 at Don Staggs Courts. Meanwhile, the girls' meet will now be at 4 p.m. Friday, May 10 at Indianola. The Ottumwa High track and field teams' CIML Metro Conference meet at Des Moines has been rescheduled for 4 p.m. Monday.