MHS Sports Report – 5/16/16
It was definitely a wet week last week. We were able to get some of the events in but not all.
The Lady Pioneer Tennis Team was able to play three times last week. On Tuesday, they lost to a very good Avon team. Then on Wednesday, the beat Indian Creek on Senior Night. On Saturday, they beat Whiteland 3-2. Morgan Fitzpatrick currently remains undefeated at #1 singles. This week, Sectionals will be getting started on Wednesday night at Avon HS. The draw for the matches will be tonight.
The Softball Team improved their record to 20-1 on the season and they are 9-1 in the conference. On Wednesday, they played a DH at Whiteland. That night they came away with two wins 12-2 and 13-3. The other games scheduled last week were cancelled due to weather. This week the Pioneers will be competing for the Mid-State Conference title when they take on Plainfield in a 2-game series on Tuesday and Wednesday. They are also hosting Terre Haute North on Thursday and Monrovia on Friday. They will round out the week at Southport on Saturday. They have a busy week with 5 games scheduled.
The Track Team competed in the Morgan County Track Meet last Tuesday night. The Lady Pioneers came away with a championship and won numerous events. They were led by Maddie Vauters (won 4×800, 1600, 800, 4×400) and Julia LeBlanc (won 100, 200, 4×100 and 4×400). The Boys finished 3rd in the meet. They were led by Aaron Culver who won the high jump. This week both teams will start Sectionals. The Girls will travel to Zionsville on Tuesday night beginning at 5:30pm. The Boys will travel to Plainfield on Thursday with the meet starting at 5:30pm.
The Boys Golf Team had two matches rained out early in the week. However, they were able to host the Mooresville Invitational at Heartland Crossing on Saturday. Despite windy and cold conditions, the Pioneers came away with the victory! This week, they will be hosting Brownsburg on Tuesday and Bloomington North on Wednesday. This Saturday is the Mid-State Conference meet at Winding River GC. They will have a busy week this week.
The Baseball team continues to improve as the season progresses. Last Tuesday, they beat Whiteland in a walk-off hit in the 8th inning. The Pioneers were only able to get 1-batter into the 2nd game that night before it was called. They were able to finish the 2nd game against Whiteland on Friday night but lost that one 6-1. All of the other games they had scheduled were cancelled due to weather and/or field conditions. This week, the Pioneers will be traveling to Plainfield tonight to place the first game of a 2-game series. The 2nd game will either be played on Tuesday or Wednesday. They will also scheduled to play Greenfield Central, Monrovia (Senior Night) and the Bedford Invitational. They will also have a busy week.
Here schedule of all the events for the week. Week of May 16
Go Pioneers! #BeEpic!