The following are the recaps for the two Zionsville middle schools for the week of Aug. 27- Aug. 31.
ZIONSVILLE MIDDLE SCHOOL
CROSS COUNTRY: The Eagles’ cross country runners ran at Riverside Monday, Aug. 27. Zach Stevens won the race for Zionsville. Lindsey Herhusky topped the Lady Eagles with a second-place finish. On Wednesday, Aug. 29, the Eagles ran at the Creekside Invitational.
Stevens was the top boys finisher, placing 10th, and Brooke Herhusky placed fourth the lead the girls.
GIRLS GOLF: The girls golf team won a three-way meet Monday, Aug. 27, posting a score of 184 against Zionsville West’s 241 and Riverside’s 203. Avery VonDielingen led the way with a 43.
On Thursday, Aug. 30, the team topped Brownsburg West 176-217. Olivia Kreiger shot a 42.
VOLLEYBALL: Tuesday night, Aug. 28, the seventh-grade volleyball topped Tecumseh 25-12, 25-15. Sydney Bevelhimer, Katie Isenbarger and Megan Hoge led the Eagles with their serving. Thursday night, Aug. 30, the team topped Noblesville East. The Eagles had three great serving streaks from Gabby Kirkendol, Isenbarger and Dori Bammer to help guide the team to the win.
The eighth-grade volleyball team topped Tecumseh 25-15, 25-9. Thursday night, Aug. 30, the Eagles topped Noblesville East 25-16, 25-14. ZMS had outstanding serving and overall play from Megan Carr, Katie Norris, Payton White, Allison Cowan, Morgan Mateja, Haley Frye, Alex Leix, Emma Mourfield and Logan Manusky.
BOYS TENNIS: The ZMS boys tennis team defeated Zionsville West, 3-2, Wednesday night, Aug. 29. Nick Weaver won in singles, and the doubles teams of Elijah Hunt and Darron Stratton, and the team of Nick and Conor Broderick won. Zionsville West’s Tyler Harmon and Poom Sintananukul won.
On Thursday, Aug. 30, the Eagles topped Brownsburg West 5-0. Eddie Lin, Weaver and R.J. Brow all won singles matches. The teams of Hunt and Stratton and Nick and Conor Broderick both won 8-0.
FOOTBALL: The seventh-grade Eagles beat Brownsburg West Thursday night, Aug. 30, 27-22. Quarterback A.J. Cantrell threw for three touchdowns — the first to Tyler Milby, the second to Jacob Pressler and the third to Nick Nelson. Carson Canfield had a long touchdown run. The Eagles defense kept the Bulldogs scoreless for a half with great play by Bennett Clark, Jake Watkins, Sam Edgell, Tyler Milby and Nick Nelson.
The eighth-grade football team defeated Brownsburg West 30 – 0. The offense was led by nice blocking from Ben Ardelean, Josh Janak and Calvin Robinson.
Great efforts on defense by John Rusyniak, Ethan Hudson, Graham Keller and Scott Rodgers lead the Eagles to their second shutout of the season.
VOLLEYBALL: The seventh- and eighth-grade volleyball teams both captured wins against Avon North. Darian Goins, Leah Daniel and Tyler Horton led the seventh-grade team as they improved to 2-0 on the season. The eighth-grade volleyball team won 25-19, 22-25, and 15-14. The Eagles were down 10-2 in the final set, before coming back to win. Haley Ashton had 13 points and six aces.
TENNIS: The boys tennis team topped Tecumseh 5-0 Thursday, Aug. 30. Harmon, Chris Doehring and Sintananukul won singles matches.
The teams of Andrew Redman and Gokul Srinivasan, and Jonathan Parker and Derian Cowser both won.
FOOTBALL: The seventh-grade football team won Thursday night, Aug. 30, 34-0 against Avon South. Nick Brier, Luke Kidwell and Kody Wagner all played well offensively.
The eighth-grade Football team lost on to Avon South by a score of 44-26.
Nick Luker led the Eagles.
GIRLS GOLF: The Zionsville West girls golf team lost to Hamilton Southeastern 174-183, Thursday, Aug. 30. Maggie Nobbe shot a 39.
CROSS COUNTRY: The Zionsville West team lost New Augusta Thursday night, Aug. 30. For the boys, Samuel Leeds lead the way with a fourth-place finish.
Amelia Wright led the way for the Lady Eagles with a third-place finish.