Marauders XC boys ranked in top 25
The Mt. Vernon Marauders boys cross-country team received a top-25 ranking by hoosierxc.com in this week’s poll.
The Marauders were ranked 19th last week.
Hoosierxc.com Boys Top 25
2. West Lafayette
3. Hamilton Southeastern
7. Lake Central
8. Fort Wayne Carroll
11. Columbus North
12. Terre Haute South
15. Fort Wayne Northrop
16. Crown Point
17. Bloomington South
18. Mt. Vernon
19. Bloomington North
20. Fort Wayne Concordia
21. Tell City
23. Pendleton Heights
24. Lawrence North
25. tie…Franklin Central, Brebeuf
Players needed for Indy Girls Hoops team
Greenfield basketball players are needed to compete in the Indy Girls Hoops League this fall.
The Greenfield girls travel team is open to sixth-grade players with games played every other Sunday afternoon beginning in September.
The deadline to join the team is Monday.
Information: Mike Starks at email@example.com or 317-281-9177
Run, Walk, Roll Against Bullying approaching
Registration is open for the Third Annual Southern Hancock Run, Walk, Roll Against Bullying event.
Open to participants of all ages, the event will be held on Sept. 12 at 9 a.m. and offers a one-mile walk and a 4.5-mile walk.
The cost is $5 for students in kindergarten through 12th grade and $10 for adults. Children under school age are free unless they want a T-shirt.
Participants will be allowed to park at New Palestine High School with the one-mile walk beginning on that campus. The 4.5-mile walk will start at Doe Creek Middle School. School buses will transport participants to Doe Creek.
Participants can walk, run or roll in wheel chairs.
Following the event, entertainment, information on preventing bullying and refreshments will be provided at New Palestine High School.
Each participant and volunteer who registers and pays for the event by Sept. 4 will receive a free T-shirt, which can be picked up on Sept. 11 in the New Palestine High School bookstore during school hours or the morning of the walk.
To register, go to corp.newpal.k12.in.us and click on the quick link for registration. Participants can pay online (processing fee will be added) or send a check made payable to DCMS to Doe Creek Middle School. Please indicate in the memo that the payment is for Run, Walk, Roll and place the registration name on check.
Information: Craig Moore at Doe Creek Middle School 317-861-4487 ext. 6007 or firstname.lastname@example.org, Katy Eastes at New Palestine Elementary School 317-861-5287 ext 172 or email@example.com, or Miles Hercamp at New Palestine High School 317-861-4417 ext 112 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Prep sports calendar
Richmond at Greenfield-Central, 6 p.m.
(B&G) New Palestine, Mt. Vernon at Pendleton Heights Arabian Roundup, 5 p.m.
Fishers at New Palestine, 4 p.m.
Lawrence North at Greenfield-Central (Hawk’s Tail), 5 p.m.
Greenfield-Central at New Palestine, 5:30 p.m.
Franklin Central at New Palestine, 5:30 p.m.
Beech Grove at Mt. Vernon, 5:30 p.m.
New Castle at Mt. Vernon, 7 p.m.
Yorktown at Greenfield-Central, 6 p.m.
Whiteland at New Palestine, 5:30 p.m.
Greenfield-Central at Eastern Hancock, 6 p.m.
Pendleton Heights at Mt. Vernon, 6 p.m.
Noblesville at Greenfield-Central, 5 p.m.
Hauser at Eastern Hancock, 5 p.m.
New Palestine at Shenandoah, 4:30 p.m.