The Indianola girls tennis squad took down Ottumwa on their home courts Monday afternoon in the first round of regional action, after the match was initially postponed from Saturday. Ellie Blosser, Katie Thessen, Allison Coffey, Miranda Murphy, Paige Bily and Melina Darrah were all part of the winning effort for the Indians. With the win, the Indians will move on to play West Des Moines Valley in the regional final at Urbandale High School on Saturday.
The Indianola boys soccer team gave #5 ranked Gilbert a run on the road, but ultimately fell to the Tigers 2-0. The Indians fall to 5-10 on the season. The Indianola girls soccer squad fell to Gilbert on their home pitch 8-0. The Tigers scored 6 first half goals to take the lead at the halftime break, and added the extra two in the final 40 minutes. The Indians are now 4-9 on the season. Both squads will next play Newton this evening in Little Hawkeye Conference play.