By Codey Emerson 
codey@thetimes24-7.com

Greyhound’s season comes to end with 2-1 loss against Eagles

INDIANAPOLIS – The No. 14 ranked Greyhounds came into Wednesday night’s matchup knowing they’d face a tough opponent in the No. 1 ranked Zionsville Eagles. 

Throughout most of the first half the two teams were even as they entered halftime tied a 1-1. The second half proved to be the difference maker as the Eagles were able to add another goal while holding the Greyhound offense scoreless to as Carmel fell by a final score of 2-1. 

“I couldn’t be more proud of the boys tonight,” Head Coach Shane Schmidt said. “Not only just about tonight, but the entire season makes me really proud. We played extremely hard and our team defense was solid. We also moved the ball well on offense just wasn’t able to find the back of the net in the second half.” 

The lone goal for the Greyhounds came way of Senior Noah Green. 

The loss for the Greyhounds ends their season with an overall record of 9-4-3 on the season. 

Millers headed to sectional final after win over Tigers

Both the No. 8 ranked Millers and No. 13 ranked Tigers matched up on Wednesday night with the winner moving on to the sectional championship game. 

The Millers were able to strike first as Spencer Holland found the back of the net in the 11th minute to give the Millers a 1-0 lead early. The Tiger offense wasn’t able to score in the first half as the Miller defense clamped down. 

The Millers then in the second half took a 2-0 lead when Palmer Ault scored off an assist from Drew Barnes in the 59th minute of play. 

The Tigers responded and got on the board just six minutes later as Cam O’Connor scored for the Tigers to get the game back to a one goal deficit. 

However the Millers responded just seconds later as Harrison Christman answered the Tigers goal with one of his own off of an assist from Andy Stansfield to make the score 3-1 in favor of the Millers. 

That score held as the Millers came away with the win as they improved their record to 13-2-2 on the season and move on to the sectional final on Saturday night. 

The loss for the Tigers ends their season with a record of 12-5. 

Royals down Bearcats to advance to sectional final 

The No. 15 ranked Royals played the Muncie Central Bearcats on Wednesday and dominated the entire match in route to a 12-0 win to advance to the sectional final against Noblesville on Saturday night. 

Seven of the 12 total goals were scored in the first half by the Royals who with the win improve to 10-4-2 on the season. 

Blackhawks moving on to sectional final 

SHERIDAN – The Blackhawk boys’ team picked up a 3-1 win over Taylor on Wednesday night to advance to the sectional championship game. 

The Blackhawks scored all three of their goals in the first half and were pitching a shutout until Taylor scored with 6:50 left in the game. 

The win for the Blackhawks improves their record to 6-7-3 on the season and they will play Liberty Christian at 2 p.m. on Saturday for the sectional championship. 

Golden Eagles dominate Stars to advance to sectional final 

On a beautiful night for soccer the Golden Eagles dominated Western Boone by a final score of 11-0 to advance to the Sectional Final Saturday at 2:00 PM at Brebeuf. “This was a team effort and everyone executed our plan today,” said Head Coach Chris McGrath. “That said, those Webo guys never quit, never put their head down and played the way they were supposed to; fairly, with dignity and effort. What sportsmen.”

The Golden Eagles scored eight of their 11 goals in the first half and added three more in the second. The win improves their record to 10-5-2 on the season.