Multiple Teams · MHS Sports Report – 8/25/14


The Pioneers got off to a great start this week.  The Girls Cross Country Team won the Beech Grove Invitational on Tuesday afternoon.  Madison Vauters led the way by winning the race with a time of 22:00.  After losing their first game of the season to Center Grove, the Lady Pioneer Soccer Team responded with two big victories over Decatur Central (4-0) and Columbus East (3-1).  Also, the Varsity Volleyball Team won their home opener in straight sets over Monrovia on Tuesday night and went 2-1 on Saturday and finished 2nd at the North Putnam Tourney. The Boys Tennis Team opened their season with 2 wins this week.  The Pioneers beat Owen Valley (4-1) and Beech Grove (3-2).  Lastly, the Boys Soccer Team was finally able to compete this past Saturday at the Center Grove Tournament where they tied Pendleton Heights and lost a close match to Columbus East.  Earlier in the week, they had two games postponed because of weather and field conditions.  The game against Perry Meridian has been rescheduled for Tuesday, September 9th at 6pm.  That game will be at Perry Meridian.  The conference game vs Decatur Central has not been rescheduled at this time.

The Pioneers have another busy week ahead of them.  Some of the big events this week include:
Tuesday – Volleyball vs Franklin at home and Boys Tennis vs Decatur Central at home
Wednesday – Girls Soccer vs Franklin at home and Girls Golf vs Decatur Central and Franklin at Eagle Pines
Thursday – Boys Soccer vs Franklin at home
Friday – Varsity Football vs Bowman Academy
Saturday – Cross Country will run at the Franklin Invitational
The full schedule is attached:  Week of August 25  If you have time and can come out and support our teams, we would greatly appreciate it.

Lastly, if you have not signed up for VNN Alerts, we highly recommend that you sign up.  We had a few cancellations this past week and we send them out with this program.  Please go to www.vnnalerts.com to get signed up.  We suggest that you select to receive the alerts via text for our specific sport.  You can also go to our home page and look at the Alerts tab for updated cancellations and reschedules.

We hope to see you at our contests this week.

Go Pioneers! #BeEpic!

Zach Errett
Athletic Director