2012-03-07 / Sports

Reinke’s #1-ranked IWU team is headed for national tournament

Comet staff report

The No. 1-ranked Indiana Wesleyan University women’s basketball team won the Mid-Central College Conference (MCC) Tournament Championship for the second straight season. Carroll graduate Abby Reinke is a member of the IWU team that defeated No. 2-seed Bethel College 68-56 to claim the championship.

Indiana Wesleyan is now preparing for the Division II national championship. First Round games start Wednesday and Thursday with the tournament running March 7- 13 in Sioux City, Iowa. The Lady Wildcats are 31-2 on the season.

Reinke, a 2010 graduate of Carroll Jr.-Sr. High School, is the daughter of Jerry and Cindy Reinke of Flora. She is a sophomore forward for the Lady Wildcats.

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