Bobcat sports update

The Marshalltown Bobcats cross country teams took part in a state qualifying cross country meet at the MCC course Thursday. The girls were 10th, the boys were 8th. Marshalltown placed 5th at the Central Iowa Metro League swim meet at Fort Dodge. The Trowbridge`s did well in the diving part of the meet, Ali was second and Sami was 4th. The Bobcats football team will host West Des Moines Valley at Leonard Cole Field tonight, airtime on KFJB will be 6:25 and kick off will be at seven. There will be a fundraising effort for two year old Pablo Martinez the son of MHS p-E teacher Rafael Martinez. The boy has luekemia. Tee shirts and bracelets will be sold during the game and there will be a a fundraising dance afterwards.