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Holiday Weekend Recap

Story by Brooks Holloway, MCSC Media Director
brooks_holloway@olemiss.k12.in.us
Featured Image by Andrew Evertts via Twitter

On Friday, Indians Football traveled to Blackford for another CIC match-up. The Indians won 47-3.


Saturday was a tough day for Boys Tennis. The team competed in the Fort Wayne Carroll Invitational. Paxton Sample was the only Indian to come away with a victory. Sample was 2-1 with his only loss coming from a super tie-break to Homestead. The Indians are 7-4 on the season and compete next at Maconaquah on Wednesday.

Loss to #5 Homestead 5-0
Loss to #28 Delta 4-1
Loss to #25 Concord 4-1

Homestead won the tournament by defeating Mississinewa, #12 Cathedral, and #9 Fort Wayne Carroll.


IMG_1580 (3)123_1Mississinewa Cross Country ran in the Marion Invitational on Saturday. Brennan Butche broke the school record and the Grant County record by running 15:26 and finishing in 4th place in the Elite Division. Mississinewa Boys finished 15th in the Purple Division. The Lady Indians finished 13th with the best finish coming from Aurora Fisher (8th) with a time of 19:53.


Mississinewa Volleyball competed in the Kay Saunders Classic hosted by the Wes-Del Warriors on Saturday. The team finished 2nd to an undefeated Hagerstown after a very good run throughout the day.

Championship: Lost to Hagerstown (25-15, 20-25, 7-15)
Defeated Blackford (25-12, 25-9)
Defeated Tipton (25-14, 25-18)
Defeated Wes-Del (25-11, 25-13)


Girls Soccer hosted Whitko on Saturday in game one of a doubleheader with the guys team and came away with a win 3-1 on three goals by Webb. Boys Soccer lost on the morning to Manchester 9-1.

Tonight’s Events
Cross Country at the Oak Hill Invitational . 4:30pm
Girls Golf at Alexandria . 5:00pm
RJB Football 8th Grade at Blackford . 6:00pm
RJB Volleyball at Riverview . 6:00pm
RJB Cross Country at the Oak Hill Invitational . 4:30pm

Football Partners to Help Victims of Hurricane Harvey

Story by Brooks Holloway, MCSC Media Director
brooks_holloway@olemiss.k12.in.us
Featured Image by CNN

On Friday, September 1 the Mississinewa Indians and the Blackford Bruins will face off on the field at Blackford High School. The teams will also be partnering to provide supplies to those affected by Hurricane Harvey. There will be a truck by the main gate designated for donations. The teams are looking for clothing items such as t-shirts, hoodies, and shoes that can be sent to the victims. If you are unable to attend the game at Blackford you can drop off your donations at Mississinewa High School’s Main Office before 3:30pm on Friday. Both schools thank you for your willingness to help those in need.


Boys Tennis took on CIC opponent Blackford tonight and made their conference record 2-0 with a win over the Bruins 5-0. The RJB Tennis teams also improved to 2-0 as the boys defeated Marion 5-0, and the girls won 4-1.


Boys Soccer falls to Heritage 9-0. The Indians will play next on Saturday after the girls 10:00am match-up with Whitko. Both games can be watched live on TribeTV at TheCube.com.


Volleyball traveled down the road to CIC rival Eastbrook to move to 2-0 in the conference with a 3-1 win. The RJB 7th and 8th grade Volleyball teams both held home court against the visiting Elwood Panthers with wins. Congratulations Lady Indians.

Tonight’s Events
MHS Football at Blackford . 7:00pm (Watch Live on TribeTV)

Tennis Sweeps Opponents

Story by Brooks Holloway, MCSC Media Director
brooks_holloway@olemiss.k12.in.us

Boys Tennis battled in it’s first conference match of the year against CIC opponent Madison Grant. The Indians won 4-1 which makes them 6-1 on the season (1-0 CIC). Isaac Torres, Conner Murphy, and Paxton Sample did not give up a point in the singles matches. The second doubles court of Christensen and Stark won 6-3, 6-3. RJB Tennis also brought home two wins defeating Western in both the boys and girls matches 4-1.


RJB Football lost in both the 7th and 8th grade games to Kokomo at Fisher Field.

Tonight’s Events
MHS Boys Tennis vs. Blackford . 5:00pm
MHS Volleyball at Eastbrook . 6:00pm
MHS Boys Soccer vs. Heritage . 6:00pm
RJB Volleyball vs. Elwood . 6:00pm
RJB Tennis at McCulloch . 5:00pm (at Marion HS)