This week in Manual athletics: Nov. 15-21


Sophia Korner swims in heat eight of event 11, the girls’ 50 yard backstroke. She finished with a time of 41.80 seconds to place twenty-sixth. Photo by Kate Hatter

Aliyah Lang


No athletic events are on the schedule for today (Monday).


The boys’ basketball team will begin their season tomorrow, as they play at Holy Cross for a scrimmage at 6. Esports will also have a League of Legends competition tomorrow as the varsity team plays Boyle County, JV Red will play Anderson County and JV white will face Lafayette at 4:30.


Both bowling teams face Pleasure Ridge Park (PRP) at Executive Strike and Spare at 3:30. The esports team has a Smash Brothers match at 4:30 with varsity facing Eminence, JV red versus Butler and JV white against Henderson County. Wrestling will also begin their season this week, as they compete against Central at 5:30.


The bowling teams will play at Ten Pin, with the boys’ team playing Ballard and the girls’ team facing Sacred Heart at 3:30. To conclude their week, the JV esports teams will play Rocket League against Newport and Bowling Green at 4:30.


There are no athletic events scheduled for Friday.


The boys’ basketball team will have another scrimmage at Butler against Marion County at 12:45. The swim team has a meet at the University of Louisville in the Fern Creek Invitational at 12:30.


The Dazzlers will compete in the KHSAA Dance Semi-State at Valley with their hip-hop routine at 12:40 and game-day routine at 2:20.