Story by Brooks Holloway . MCSC Media Director
Tribe Sports Report
Reminder from Athletic Director Chanse Young, all spring athletes must have a physical on file in the front office before they can participate, try-out, and work with the Spring teams.
RJB Soccer . In case you missed the Call-Out Meeting this morning at R.J. Baskett Middle School, please contact Coach Kaleigh South for questions regarding the upcoming season.
MHS Baseball . Try-outs for the 2018 Mississinewa High School Baseball team will begin Monday, March 12th at 7:00pm in the Auxiliary Gym. Please contact Coach Mike Scott for more information.
This Weekend’s Events . MHS Track & Field will participate in their second Indoor Meet at Indiana Wesleyan on Saturday beginning 9:00am. The teams open up the season next Wednesday at 5:00pm with a home meet against Southwood.
Today’s Sports World Update
PGA Tour . Jimmy Walker leads at the Valspar Championship at five under as Round Two launches today. Tiger Woods is currently tied for 3rd.
NASCAR . The Monster Energy Cup sets it’s sights on the Phoenix International Raceway this Sunday, March 11. Racing begins at 3:30pm.
MLB . Just a reminder that Opening Day in the Major League is Thursday, March 29th.
NBA . The Atlanta Hawks will be visiting the Pacers tonight for a 7:00pm tip. Indiana is the huge favorite in this match-up. Victor Oladipo leads the team with 23.8 points per game this season.
NCAA Men’s Basketball . Butler defeated Seton Hall to advance in the Big East Tournament 75-74. Ball State lost to Kent State 76-73. Duke defeated Notre Dame easily last night 88-70 to advance to the third meeting with North Carolina in the ACC Tournament tonight at 9:00pm on ESPN. The Selection Show will launch this Sunday at 6:00pm on TBS. Stream the show live here.
NAIA Men’s Basketball . Indiana Wesleyan defeated Antelope Valley 87-76 yesterday. The Wildcats will now play IU Southeast today at 5:00pm in the Round of 16.
NAIA Women’s Basketball . Taylor will face Concordia today at 11:15am in the Second Round as the Lady Wildcats will play Southeastern at 1:00pm in the Round of 16.
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