Category Archives: Fall Sports

Boys Tennis Wins in Tough Night for Indians

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

Boys Tennis was the highlight of the evening as they remain undefeated at 4-0 with a road win at Western 3-2. Conner Murphy (7-6(2), 6-1), Paxton Sample (6-1, 6-0), and the One-Doubles team of Seth Graves and Chandler Morrison (7-5, 6-4) brought home wins for the Indians.


Indians Soccer faced a tough opponent last night in Huntington North. The Lady Indians fell 11-0 at home (watch the replay on TribeTV), and the Boys lost 11-1 on the road. Sam Tarpein had the lone goal for Indians soccer last night.


Girls Golf lost to Eastbrook, who remains undefeated so far this year, by a score of 217-211. Mississinewa’s top four all shot season lows (LaBarr 48, Davis 48, Tignor 59, Allen 62).

Events for Today
MHS Girls Golf at Bluffton . 4:30pm
MHS Volleyball vs. Northfield . 6:00pm (Watch Live on TribeTV)

Volleyball Blanks Bluffton

Story by Brooks Holloway . MCSC Media Director
brooks_holloway@olemiss.k12.in.us
Photos by Scott Hunt of the Chronicle Tribune
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The Lady Indians hosted the Bluffton Tigers last night in IHSAA volleyball action. Coach Hope Coons had the girls fired up and the team rolled to a 3-0 victory (25-20, 25-12, 25-16). Erika Foy collected 13 kills along with Kirsten Lockwood’s 9. Kenzie Skeens had 33 assists while Emily Taylor recorded 7 digs and 4 aces. The Junior Varsity team also won in two straight sets. Go Indians!

For more great coverage and a front page story by Scott Hunt of the action at Mississinewa last night check out today’s Chronicle Tribune!

Weekend Recap

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

Indians Football was on the road to open the season at the home of the Lapel Bulldogs. The Indians were victorious 42-27. Senior Cade McCoin completed two touchdowns from the air while rushing one into the endzone. Hunter Smalley and Heisman Skeens each caught one of those touchdown passes from McCoin. Skeens also ran three more touchdowns for the Indians recording over 350 all-purpose yards.


Boys Soccer defeated the Tri-Central Trojans at Fisher Field on Saturday 3-2. All fice goals were scored in the first half. Robbie Smith, Cory Quakenbush, and Sam Tarpein found the net for the Indians. Colin Yoder assisted on two goals along with Sean Williams.


Boys Tennis traveled to Adams Central on Saturday to earn a 3-2 victory over the Jets. Isaac Torres won 6-3, 6-3 at One-Singles. Conner Murphy (5-7, 6-4, 6-4) and Paxton Sample (6-2, 6-2) added the other Indian wins to sweep the singles spots.


At Yorktown, our Cross Country runners opened the season on Saturday. The Boys team placed 7th (159) while the Girls finished 5th (114). Brennan Butche took 1st place at 16:14.8 for the Indians. Aurora Fisher was the top runner for the Girls placing 2nd with a time of 21:22.1.


Lady Indians Volleyball took 2nd place at the Elwood Tournament on Saturday. The team defeated Tipton (25-24, 18-25, 15-8), Clinton Central (25-20, 25-18), and Lewis Cass (25-11, 25-12). In the Championship Match the Lady Indians fell to Danville (25-27, 20-25).