Olivet Men’s Basketball Team is Back With Team 108

October 30, 2018

 

The Olivet College men’s basketball team is back after a historic season. The team is now preparing with Team 108.

 

Last season, the men’s basketball team won the MIAA (Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association) for the rst time since 1973. According to the Battle Creek Enquirer, “The Comets (15-10, 10-4) finished the regular season as MIAA co-champions along with Hope (16-9, 10-4). The Comets clinched the share when they defeated the Flying Dutchmen, 70-49, on Feb. 14, 2018.”

 

The team last season was known as “Team 107” because after 107 years, they took back the MIAA trophy. This season they go by “Team 108” to continue the tradition.

 

Senior and point guard Tracy Edmond said, “We are looking to win the national championship this

 

year while taking Olivet to its rst NCAA (National Collegiate Athletic Association) tournament ever.” Edmond was a stand out last, season and fans expect nothing less from him in his senior year.

 

Edmond said, “This season is special because our talent and everyone’s desire to win on this