Local sports roundup: October 1

Boys soccer

Grizzly Cubs defeat Quakers

Dylan Harris, Griffin Atkison and Cole Hufford each scored in Franklin’s 3-1 victory over Plainfield on Thursday night. The Grizzly Cubs (11-1-3, 6-1 Mid-State), who finish the regular season second in the conference standings, will play Franklin Central in their sectional opener Monday at Roncalli.

Trojans blank Tigers

Seven different players found the net as Center Grove overpowered Lebanon on Thursday, 7-0. Ely Detty, Griffin Worley, Landen Montfort, Preston Fisher, Evan Shirer, Cody Hewitt and Luke Silva each scored for the Trojans, with Hewitt adding two assists.


Powers to enter CMU Hall of Fame

Jeff Powers, a member of Franklin’s 2001 state championship team in cross country and a current teacher and coach at the school, will be inducted into the Athletic Hall of Fame at Central Michigan. Powers was a 2007 All-American in the 10,000-meter run for the Chippewas, winning seven individual Mid-American Conference championships.