Multiple Teams · Lady Bears host Knightstown Saturday at noon; other changes, info

Monroe Central’s softball program will again try to open the 2017 season this Saturday when they host Knightstown in a varsity / JV doubleheader.

The start time has been moved back to noon to allow temperatures to rise,and varsity will be played first.

Knightstown (2-0) is ranked 12th in Class 2A and is among many 2A teams MC will face in the state rankings.

Teams in the polls that the Lady Bears will face: Class A – Tri is 6th and Daleville is 15th. Class 2A – Union County (5-0) is 4th, Eastern Hancock is 6th, Wapahani (0-1) is 7th, Elwood is 9th, Lapel (1-0) is 10th, Knightstown (2-0) is 12th, Blackford (1-0) is 13th, South Adams (1-0) is 14th, Frankton (2-1) is 15th, and Northeastern is 17th. In 3A – Yorktown (1-0) is 8th.

The Lady Bears game with Hagerstown will now be played Thursday, April 20.