Varsity Football – As Franklin Township was honoring longtime head coach Chuck Stephens by naming the field after him, the Flashes started their 2019 campaign with a statement win over the 2018 5A State Runner-up Decatur Central Hawks 30-13. The Flashes are heading into a Week 2 matchup with Roncalli Rebels (0-1) seeking their first win after a 28-10 loss to Southport. After week 1, the Flashes moved into the top 25 of the 6A state rankings.
JV Football – The JV team rolled into Decatur Central to a 25-16 win.
9th Football – The 9th grade team defended the home turf on Saturday to defeat Decatur Central 18-6.
Boys Tennis – The tennis team headed to Ben Davis and came home with a 5-0 win over the Giants. They host Roncalli tonight, 8/26, at 4:30pm.
- #1 Singles Brandon Kinnick won 6-0, 6-4
- #2 Singles Wyatt Gilliland won 6-3, 6-0
- #3 Singles Jush Summitt won 6-0, 6-3
- #1 Doubles Jake Barron + Aidan Carlisle won 6-0. 6-0
- #2 Doubles Garrett Smith + Kole Brewer won 6-1, 6-3
Boys XC – The Boys Cross Country team traveled to HSE for the Southeastern Hokum Karem. The meet featured a relay format where each member from a two-person team runs a one mile loop three times. The Varsity team finished 2nd and just four points behind HSE (15-19). Will Hackler and Justin Healey finished 3rd, followed closely behind by Jackson Andry and Braden Henkle. The JV team won the JV race by finishing 1-2-3 in their race. The Flashes will host the Dave Bannon Invitational on 8/30 at Blue River Memorial Park.
Varsity Girls Soccer – The Lady Flashes faced a tough Fishers team on Saturday and suffered their second loss of the season 0-4. The Lady Flashes are hosting Roncalli tonight at 7pm.
JV Girls Soccer – The JV soccer team lost a close match to Fishers on Saturday by a score of 0-1. They will host Roncalli this evening at 5:30pm.
Volleyball – The volleyball team lost a tight match to Zionsville in the championship game of the FC Volleyball Invite. They ended the day 2-1 with wins against North Decatur and Rossville in the prelims.
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