Story by Brooks Holloway . MCSC Media Director
Boys and Girls Soccer started the 2017 season with two tough opponents. The boys were on the road to Peru last night. The Indians lost 2-1 with a goal from Colin Yoder (assist Sean Williams). Conner Layman recorded 11 saves, and as a team they compiled 27 (15) shots (on goal) and placed 13 corner kicks. The Lady Indians hosted Mt. Vernon for the first official soccer match on the newly installed turf. Mt. Vernon controlled the match with a 14-0 win.
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Story by Brooks Holloway . MCSC Media Director
Indians Tennis hosted Bluffton to open it’s season tonight. Mississinewa defeated the Tigers 4-1 while sweeping the singles spots. Mississinewa faces Kokomo on Thursday. The JV Indians lost to Bluffton 1-0 as Ethan Miller came up short 6-2, 6-3.
Isaac Torres (1S) 6-0, 6-1
Conner Murphy (2S) 6-3, 6-3
Paxton Sample (3S) 6-0, 6-0
Seth Graves and Chandler Morrison (1D) 6-2, 6-3
Mason Christensen and Josiah Stark (2D) 6-4, 4-6, 6-4
Photo courtesy of Ole Miss Tennis via Twitter. Thank you Coach Bruce Fleming.
Monday, August 14, 2017
Story by Brooks Holloway, MCSC Media Director
The 2017 fall season for Mississinewa sports is underway. Coach Funk and the Indian Football team competed Friday in a scrimmage against the Eastern Comets. The Indians look to retain their CIC title and excellent performance last year as they open the season with non-conference play on Friday at Lapel (7:00pm).
Boys and Girls Soccer kicked off their seasons with Jamboree action on Saturday. The Boys, at Eastbrook, competed very well in both periods of play as the Girls traveled to Oak Hill and battled in an afternoon exhibition. Both teams made Mississinewa very proud. Boys Soccer opens up play at Peru tomorrow at 5:00pm. The Lady Indians host Mt. Vernon on Tuesday starting at 6:00pm. You can watch the Lady Indians host Mt. Vernon on Tribe TV, as well as all home matches.
Monday, August 14 Events
Boys Tennis vs. Bluffton . 5:00pm
Tuesday, August 1, 2017 . Story by Brooks Holloway, MCSC Media Director
Time to register before the start of school next week is running out. Visit www.olemiss.k12.in.us to register online. Registration help is available at the MCSC Administration Building and all MCSC Schools daily. MCSC Device Orientation continues this week at 6:00pm tonight through Thursday. Please register before you attend Device Orientation (schedule below). A parent is required at all of the following sessions.
- Tuesday, August 1 at 6:00pm . 7th & 8th Grade
- Wednesday, August 2 at 6:00pm . 6th Grade & New Students to MCSC
- Thursday, August 3 at 6:00pm . Open Session
- Monday, August 7 at 6:00pm . Open Session
REGISTER ONLINE BEFORE ATTENDING DEVICE ORIENTATION.
Media Day . Pictures for Fall Sports at Mississinewa High School is Thursday, August 3. Below is the schedule for this event. Teams should meet in the Secondary Gymnasium unless specified by the list or their coach.
- Cross Country . 11:00am
- Volleyball . 11:15am
- Football . 11:30am (Meet at the Football Field)
- Girls Golf . 12:00pm
- Boys Tennis . 12:15pm
- Girls Soccer . 12:30pm
- Boys Soccer . 12:45pm
First Practices . The first practice of the fall season is just around the corner for our teams. All athletes must have a completed physical on file in the MHS Athletic Department before they can participate in any type of activity with their team.
- Friday, July 28th
- Girls Golf at Shady Hills Golf Course . 9:00am
- Monday, July 31st
- Boys & Girls Soccer at MHS . 6:30am
- Volleyball at MHS Secondary Gymnasium . 9:00am
- Boys Tennis at MHS Tennis Facility . 3:15pm
- Cross Country at MHS . 4:00pm
- Football at MHS Fieldhouse . 6:00pm
Visit your team’s page at MCSCAthletics.com to see their Fall Athletics contest schedule. Changes will be posted as soon as possible to ensure all calendars are current. Remember that the Fall Athletics season opens on July 31, and all athletes at Mississinewa High School are required to have a physical before participating. Locally Dr. Blake is offering this service for a fee of $25 along with Med Express ($30).
Mississinewa Indians are committed to offering a high level of summer training for all athletes and students to enhance overall health and performance. IHSAA Moratorium Week is the week of July 4th. No student or athlete in any Mississinewa Schools are permitted to train with a coach or in any of the MCSC facilities during this week.
Athlete & Football Training
Training for athletes who intend on playing sports in any of the 2017-18 seasons should attend this session. Full Calendar
Open IPH Training
Alternative training time held by Mr. Holloway. Athletes should report to the Athlete Training session (see other calendar). Open IPH Training will be used for advanced strength and conditioning. Full Calendar
Mississinewa High School, and Athletics Director Chanse Young are providing one informational and registration form for all summer camps this year. There are several opportunities for youth to participate in a variety of sports. Please return all forms to the Mississinewa High School Athletics Department. Questions may be directed to Chanse Young (Email Now) or the coach of each individual sport (see the form for contact info).
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Wednesday, May 24, 2017 . Story by Brooks Holloway, MCSC Media Director
On Monday evening, the Grant Four tournaments for Baseball resumed at Mississinewa High School (JV) and Taylor University (V). The Indians picked up two titles by the end of the evening. The 7th (7-3) and 8th (11-1) Grade Baseball teams also finished their inaugural seasons with winning records. The Indians play tonight in IHSAA Sectional action at Bellmont High School against Norwell starting at 5:30pm.
Softball completed their 2017 campaign on Tuesday with a 13-inning loss to Heritage (2-3). The Lady Indians struggled toward the end of the year, but had a very encouraging season.
Mississinewa High School Lady Tennis had several athletes honored with Central Indiana Conference honors.
Haleigh Rowley, Heidi Rowley, Maggie Herring, Tyra Stanley, Katie Powell . Honorable Mention Pia Briz
Girls Track & Field had two Freshman athletes compete in the IHSAA Regionals this week. Carli Fones finished 5th in the 100m and Aurora Fisher competed in the 3200m with an improved time from her sectional performance.
Tonight’s MCSC Athletic Events
Baseball Sectional at Bellmont High School against Norwell . 5:30pm
Tonight’s Weather in Decatur 90% chance of Thunderstorms, 65º
Monday, May 22, 2017 . Story by Brooks Holloway, MCSC Media Director
On Saturday, the annual Grant Four baseball and softball tournaments were to be played, but weather through a nasty curve ball at the events.
Indians Baseball started the day off with a win over Oak Hill 6-3 before the weather ended the day for all teams. Eastbrook and Madison Grant will play tonight at Madison Grant at 5:00pm. The winner will then travel to Taylor University to face Mississinewa in the Championship at approximately 7:00pm.
JV Baseball defeated Madison Grant 25-0 in the first game. Seth Maddox pitched a five-inning shut-out. Eastbrook and Oak Hill will finish their weather-delayed contest tonight at Mississinewa at 5:00pm with the championship to follow against the Junior Varsity Indians.
Softball lost to Oak Hill 14-9 on Saturday. The softball tournament was completed on Saturday. The Lady Indians will play in the IHSAA Sectional at Norwell on Tuesday.
The Junior Varsity Softball Grant Four was cancelled. The JV Lady Indians finished the season 9-2 (6-0 CIC).
The Trailside Junior High Golf Championship was won by R.J. Baskett on Saturday with some great rounds posted by our Indians. Congratulations!
Tonight’s MCSC Athletic Events
JV Baseball Grant Four . Eastbrook vs. Oak Hill at Mississinewa at 5:00pm (4 innings) Winner playing Mississinewa immediately after.
Baseball Grant Four Championship at Taylor University . 7:00pm (apprx.)
RJB Softball at Taylor . 5:30pm
Weather for Tonight’s Events: Sunny, 68º