Category Archives: Spring Sports

Championship Recap, Indian Track at IWU

Story by Brooks Holloway . MCSC Media Director

Tribe Sports Report

MHS Boys Basketball . The Mississinewa Boys Basketball team fell short of it’s first sectional title since 1954 on Saturday, losing to Marion 57-54 in an amazing game. Jerod May led the Indians with 21 points, breaking the 1000 point mark with his final three-point attempt of the night as he was being fouled. Anthony Horton also had a big night with 18 points.

MHS Track & Field . The Indians opened up a pair of Indoor Track Meets at IWU this past weekend. Brennan Butche won the 3200m (9:30.86) with a school record. The 4x200m boys team of Quakenbush, Sallade, Standridge, and Mead placed 4th (1:38.36). Carli Fones won the 60m dash (8.19). Beth Lucas placed 10th (10.68) in the 60m hurdles. The girls 4x200m of Lucas, Webb, Hasty, and Fones placed 9th (2:01.80). Finally, the girls 4x400m of Fones, Webb, Lucas, and Dawson placed 8th (4:47.67). The Indians return to IWU for another Indoor Meet this Saturday.

This Week’s Events . The 6th grade basketball season continues with several contests this week. RJB wrestling reaches the midpoint of their season. This March we are celebrating the Unified Champions teams. This week kicks off a series of great events. Be sure to follow MCSC Athletics on Facebook and Twitter for all the breaking updates.


Today’s Sports World Update

MLB . Opening Day is quickly approaching as all teams will play on Thursday, March 29th. This is the first time since 1968 that every MLB team will open on the same day. The Cubs open at Miami, Houston at Texas, St. Louis at the Mets, the Royals will host the White Sox, and the fully-stocked Yankees will travel to Toronto just to name a few of the match-ups from day one.

NASCAR . Kevin Harvick makes it two in a row in Las Vegas this weekend to claim the points leadership.

NBA . The Pacers host the Bucks tonight after defeating the Wizards last night 98-95. Victor Oladipo scored 33 points for Indiana.

NCAA Men’s Basketball . #15 Michigan defeated #8 Purdue 75-66 to claim the Big Ten title for the second straight year. Moritz Wagner scored 17 points to lead the Wolverines. Isaac Haas had 23 points for Purdue.

NCAA Women’s Basketball . The Butler Lady Bulldogs lost in the Big East quarterfinals to Marquette 73-61. #5 Notre Dame battled #4 Louisville, but the Irish lost 74-72 in the ACC Women’s Final.


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Featured Image courtesy of Glen Devitt

 

Spring athletics schedule released

Story by Brooks Holloway . MCSC Media Director

Tribe Sports Special Report

Spring Schedules have been released for Mississinewa High School. As it is still early, there will most likely be changes to these schedules, and MCSC Athletics urges all fans and athletes to follow our social media feeds to stay up-to-date. TribeTV will cover all home events hosted at Mississinewa High School with live coverage on YouTube. Visit each team page for a complete list of the preliminary event schedules.

Team Openers

  • Baseball
    • First Game: Saturday, March 31 at Cowan . 10:00am
    • Home Opener: Wednesday, April 4 vs. Yorktown . 5:00pm
  • Softball
    • First Game: Wednesday, April 4 at Wapahani . 5:00pm
    • Home Opener: Saturday, April 7 vs. Cass . 11:00am
  • Track & Field
    • First Meet & Home Opener: Wednesday, March 14 vs. Southwood . 5:00pm
  • Boys Golf
    • First Match & Home Opener: Thursday, April 12 vs. Southern Wells . 5:00pm
  • Girls Tennis
    • First Match: Wednesday, April 4 at Marion . 5:00pm
    • Home Opener: Tuesday, April 10 vs. Bluffton . 5:00pm

Summer Training Calendars at MHS Released

Mississinewa Indians are committed to offering a high level of summer training for all athletes and students to enhance overall health and performance. IHSAA Moratorium Week is the week of July 4th. No student or athlete in any Mississinewa Schools are permitted to train with a coach or in any of the MCSC facilities during this week.

Athlete & Football Training
Training for athletes who intend on playing sports in any of the 2017-18 seasons should attend this session. Full Calendar

Open IPH Training
Alternative training time held by Mr. Holloway. Athletes should report to the Athlete Training session (see other calendar). Open IPH Training will be used for advanced strength and conditioning. Full Calendar
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