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Tribe Sports Report Weekend Recap

Story by Brooks Holloway . MCSC Media Director . TribeTV

Tribe Sports Report

MHS Volleyball . The Lady Indians competed in the Kay Saunders Tournament at Wes-Del on Saturday. Mississinewa defeated Tipton but lost to Wes-Del. No official results were submitted to the media.

MHS Boys Tennis . Coach Fleming and the Indians competed at the Fort Wayne Carroll Invitational on Saturday. Mississinewa lost 5-0 to No. 9 Cathedral, No. 15 Concord, and Canterbury. The team’s record is now 6-6 on the season with Maconaquah next on the season.

Screen Shot 2018-09-04 at 7.39.10 AMMHS Cross Country . Brennan Butche ran 15:56.9 in the Elite Race at the Marion Invitational on Saturday at Indiana Wesleyan. That was good enough for a 3rd place finish. The boys competed in the Purple (big school) Race and finished 4th out of 11 teams. Raven Fisher (20), Colin Coffey (23), Jon Alsup (24), Jacob Ehmer (27), and Zak Huffman (33) were all medalists.

The girls ran in the same category and placed 6th out of 9 teams. Aurora Fisher finished 4th. Carli Fones (20) and Raegan Tippey (26) were the medalists for the Lady Indians.

MHS Girls Soccer . The Lady Indians won their first match of the season on Saturday at Whitko 4-1. Beth Lucas recorded a hat trick, and Taylor Ulerick added the fourth goal for the Lady Indians.

MHS Football . The Indians defeated Elwood on Friday 62-7. Heisman Skeens ran the opening touchdown back for a touchdown. Skeens rushed for another TD, and passed for two scores. Cade Campbell had four touchdowns on the game, and Carson Campbell added two. Junior Kyler Funk recovered a fumble on defense.

Week Three Awards

  • Scout Defense . Grayson Dunn
  • Scout Offense . Dorian Mahoney
  • Offensive Player of the Week . Team Offense
  • Defensive Player of the Week . Team Defense
  • Tuff Man Award . John Hall
  • Warrior of the Week . Heisman Skeens, Cade Campbell
  • Special Teams . Heisman Skeens, Carson Campbell
  • 6-second Player Award . Jaheim Johnson, Andre Sallade

Tonight’s Events . RJB and MHS cross country fire up the week with a race tonight at Oak Hill starting at 4:30pm. Girls golf will host Alexandria at Shady Hills at 5:00pm. RJB football will travel with the junior varsity Indians to Elwood tonight. The junior high game will be at 5:30pm followed by the JV at 7:00pm.


Today’s Sports World Update

PGA Golf . Bryson DeChambeau shot 16-under to edge out Justin Rose by two strokes at the Dell Technologies Championship this weekend. Tiger Woods shot 7-under.

NFL . On Thursday, the NFL season enters week one of the 2018 season as the Atlanta Falcons travel to Philadelphia. The season kicks-off at 8:30pm on NBC. The Colts will host Cincinnati on Sunday at 1:00pm in their season opener.

NCAA Football . Wisconsin, Michigan State, Clemson, Georgia, Ohio State, and No. 1 Alabama were among the winners in week one of the NCAA Football season. No. 9 Auburn defeated No. 6 Washington 21-16 in perhaps the toughest match-up of the weekend. Indiana Wesleyan lost the historic “First Game” at Wildcat Stadium to the Taylor Trojans.

Premiere League Soccer . Manchester United won despite the weekend’s only red card given to Marcus Rashford. Liverpool sits atop the table on 12 points with Chelseas and Watford. The defending champions Manchester City, and Spurs round out the top five spots. This weekend the teams take a break as players report for international duty. The league returns on Saturday, September 15th with Tottenham facing Liverpool in the early match.

MLB . The Detroit Tigers topped the Yankees on Sunday 11-7. The Cubs and White Sox were both winners. The Reds beat St. Louis on the road 6-4. Cleveland dropped a game to Tampa 6-4 to round-out the action in the midwest.


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Featured Image provided by Coach Ean Van Winkle. Image of Brennan Butche provided by Scott Hunt of the Chronicle-Tribune from the Sunday edition.

 

Tennis, Volleyball, and Golf Grab CIC Wins

Story by Brooks Holloway . MCSC Media Director . TribeTV

Tribe Sports Report

Screen Shot 2018-08-31 at 7.36.54 AMMHS 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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Featured Image by TribeTV student-media. Story in today’s issue by Chuck Landis. Senior Spotlight is Madison Dotterwiech provided by the Chronicle-Tribune.

Tennis starts CIC 1-0, Volleyball preps for Panthers

Story by Brooks Holloway . MCSC Media Director . TribeTV

Tribe Sports Report

MHS Boys Tennis . Conference play began last night in Fairmount for the Indians and Coach Fleming. Mississinewa defeated Madison Grant 5-0 after a slow start. Boys tennis is now 5-3 on the season. Conner Murphy had the stand-out win with a 6-0, 6-0 win. The junior varsity also won 2-1. Ethan Sample picked up a Singles win, and then joined Josiah Stark to earn a 6-0 Doubles victory.

RJB Tennis . The RJB girls tennis team defeated Western last night 3-2 at Mississinewa High School. Winners for the ladies were Fuqua, Morrison, and Bushman. The boys lost to the Panthers 2-3 with wins coming from Ricks and Gary.

RJB Football . The Junior Indians lost two games in Greentown against the Eastern Comets last night. The 7th grade lost 42-0, and the 8th grade lost 12-0.

MHS Girls Golf . There was no report from last night’s Girls Golf match.

Tonight’s Events . Girls Golf tees off against Frankton at Shady Hills starting at 4:30pm. RJB Tennis will host McCulloch at the high school at 5:00pm. Boys Tennis travels to Blackford for another CIC match at 5:00pm. Boys Soccer battles the Heritage Pride on the road tonight after their loss to Delta on Tuesday. Kick-off will be at 5:30pm. RJB Volleyball travels to Elwood at 6:00pm. Rounding out the evening is the big CIC volleyball contest between the Lady Indians and the Eastbrook Panthers. The first serve for the JV is at 6:00pm and the live stream will begin at approximately 5:45pm on MCSC Athletic’s YouTube.


Today’s Sports World Update

PGA Golf . The Dell Technologies Championship will begin Friday at the TPC Boston. The defending champion Justin Thomas will tee off at 9:00am on Friday in the group immediately after Tiger Woods.

NFL . The Colts will travel to Cincinnati tonight to face the Bengals who are perfect through the preseason. That game begins at 7:00pm

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…

  • Chicago Cubs 2-1 New York Mets, (Game 2) New York Mets 10-3 Chicago Cubs
  • Kansas City Royals 9-2 Detroit Tigers
  • Chicago White Sox 4-1 New York Yankees
  • Minnesota Twins 4-3 Cleveland Indians
  • Milwaukee Brewers 13-12 Cincinnati Reds
  • Pittsburgh Pirates 2-0 St. Louis Cardinals

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