Story by Brooks Holloway . MCSC Media Director . TribeTV
Tribe Sports Report
MHS Boys Tennis . Coach Fleming and Indians Tennis moved to 2-0 in the CIC by completely shutting out the Blackford Bruins in Hartford City last night. The team did not allow a single game to the Bruins in every competition including the junior varsity event. Overall, the team is 6-3 on the season with a very tough tournament on Saturday.
MHS Volleyball . The Lady Indians defeated Eastbrook last night 3-1, and 2-0 in the junior varsity match. Caily Bolser and Halle Planck had 8 kills in the win. Tyra Stanley (15) and Jenna Berryhill (16) were the assist leaders, and Madison Stanley recorded 47 digs.
MHS Girls Golf . The Lady Indians defeated Frankton last night at Shady Hills 221-243. Maggie LaBarr and Peighten Allen earned medalist honors at 52 for Coach Fleming. Madison Dotterwiech shot 53, Pannell 64, and Abbott 72 to round out the scoring for the Lady Indians.
Boys Soccer . Indians soccer lost to Heritage in Monroesville last night 7-0.
RJB Volleyball . The 7th grade girls opened up the evening at Elwood losing 22-25 and 13-25. The 8th grade team earned a solid victory with 25-6 and 25-5 wins over the Panthers.
RJB Tennis . The boys and girls both lost to McCulloch last night 2-3. The doubles teams of Spencer/Stanley and Smith/Price netted wins for the boys. Fuqua and Bushman captured victories in singles-play for the girls.
Tonight’s Events . The Mississinewa Indians are on the road tonight to visit the Elwood Panthers. Coach Funk and the team are 1-1 after a close defeat to open the season against Pendelton Heights and a huge win at New Haven. The CIC season opens up tonight at 7:00pm.
Saturday’s Events . Volleyball will participate in the Kay Saunders Invitational at Wes-Del starting at 9:00am on Saturday. Boys Tennis also has a big weekend competing in the Ft. Wayne Carroll Invitational. The Indians open play against No. 9 Cathedral in the morning session. Cross Country will run at 9:00am at Indiana Wesleyan against Marion. Girls soccer will travel to Whitko for a 10:00am start. Just a reminder, that the boys soccer game was cancelled against Whitko for this Saturday.
Today’s Sports World Update
PGA Golf . The Dell Technologies Championship is under-way this morning at the TPC of Boston. Last year’s champion Justin Thomas tees off today.
NFL . The Indianapolis Colts wrapped up the preseason with a 27-26 win over Cincinnati last night. Phillip Walker was 19-31 for 263 yards, and two touchdowns. Christian Michael had 5 carries for 41 yards.
NCAA Football . On Saturday, September 1st Alabama opens up against Louisville as the preseason number one. Michigan faces Notre Dame at 7:30pm on NBC, and No. 6 Washington will battle No. 9 Auburn at 3:30 on ABC.
MLB . Here are the latest scores from around the midwest in Major League Baseball…
- Milwaukee Brewers 2-1 Cincinnati Reds
- Cleveland Indians 5-3 Minnesota Twins
- Detroit Tigers 8-7 New York Yankees
- St. Louis Cardinals 5-0 Pittsburgh Pirates
- Chicago Cubs 5-4 Atlanta Braves
- Boston Red Sox 9-4 Chicago White Sox
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