Greyhounds ranked #11 in NJCAA Poll
The Moberly Area Community College Basketball Squads will open up Friday evening in the Orscheln Properties Classic on Friday , Nov. 2 and Saturday at the Fitzsimmons-John Arena. The Lady Greyhounds will open their first season under Hana Haden on Friday at 5:00 pm vs. Marshalltown Comm. College while the Men’s Greyhounds will line up vs. Henry Ford CC(Michigan) at approximately 7:00 pm. Other first day games involves a women’s contest at 1:00 pm between Southwestern Illinois CC and Independence CC(Ks.) with a first round men’s game between Link Year Prep and Southwest Tennessee CC at 3:00 pm. On Saturday, the Lady Hounds will play Southwestern Illinois at 5:00 pm with the men’s squad competing against Southwest Tennessee CC in the classic finale at 7:00 pm. The second round Women’s Game will be at 1:00 pm and the men’s game at 3:00 pm.
“The Greyhound fans really appreciate good basketball and this should be a great Classic to start the season,” commented Greyhounds Coach Patrick Smith, “I know both teams have been working hard in preparation for the season and it’s now upon us. I cannot express enough my appreciation to Orscheln Properties for their sponsorship and support of our programs. Should be another exciting season for both teams and just am so thankful for the support we receive from our college and community. Let’s Go Hounds!!”
The MACC Men’s Basketball Team was ranked #11 nationally in the NJCAA Pre-Season Poll released this week.