Story by Brooks Holloway . MCSC Media Director . TribeTV
Tribe Sports Report
MHS Softball . The Lady Indians dropped a conference game to Eastbrook last night 5-3 at Mississinewa. Cierra Vasquez and Jenna Berryhill struggled through an “off night” as they combined to hit 7 batters at the plate. Darci Patton was 2-4 with a double and an RBI while Madison Stanley went 1-3 with a double. Coach Miller and the Lady Indians prepare for a big Saturday as they will host a Round Robin tournament as the season closes down.
The JV squad shut down Eastbrook in 5 innings with a 22-6 victory. Kandis Downam pitched the win allowing 5 hits and striking out 4 batters. Kylie Smalley went 4-5 with 2 RBI’s, Katie Hosier was 3-4 at the plate, Kaycee Sands and Madison Dotterweich got 2 hits, and Justyce Moore had a triple.
MHS Girls Tennis . Mississinewa moved to 11-2 in Girls Tennis this year as they defeated Southwood last night 5-0. The Singles players were perfect on the night which means Tyra Stanley improved to 16-0 on the season at 3-Singles. Claire Surface won a singles match for the JV, but the JV team lost 3-1.
MHS Baseball . Mississinewa lost to Eastbrook last night at Atkinson Field 9-8 in the 8th inning of play. No statistics have been reported at this time.
No results were reported for RJB Athletics including golf, softball, and soccer. If the Indian fans have a result they would like to share after a contest for R.J. Baskett, that result can be emailed to MCSC Media Director Brooks Holloway at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Tonight’s Events . Boys Golf takes on Taylor at 4:30pm. Girls Tennis hosts Frankton at 5:00pm. Track & Field will travel to Oak Hill for the 2018 CIC Meet. Events begin at 5:30pm this evening. RJB Softball rounds out tonight’s events with a road trip to Cowan. The First pitch is scheduled for 5:30pm.
Today’s Sports World Update
NBA . On Tuesday evening, Houston and Golden State clinched their series 4-1 over Utah and New Orleans respectively. The Warriors and Rockets will kick-off the Western Conference Finals on Monday, May 14th in Texas at 9:00pm on TNT.
Boston leads Philadelphia 3-1 going into tonight’s Game 5 match-up. The Celtics will have home court at 8:00pm on TNT as they look to advance to the Eastern Conference Finals against Lebron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers.
NHL . Winnipeg and Nashville will play Game 7 in Tennessee on Thursday at 8:00pm. Game 1 of the Capitals and Lightning series is slated for Friday.
MLB . Here are the latest scores from the midwest in Major League Baseball…
- Minnesota Twins 7-1 St. Louis Cardinals
- Cincinnati Reds 7-2 New York Mets
- Milwaukee Brewers 3-2 Cleveland Indians
- Chicago Cubs 4-3 Miami Marlins
- Detroit Tigers 7-4 Texas Rangers
- Pittsburgh Pirates 10-6 Chicago White Sox
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