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Golf wins The Paddle, Softball sweeps the Panthers, RJB Soccer over Eastbrook

Story by Brooks Holloway . MCSC Media Director

Tribe Sports Report

MHS Softball . The Lady Indians defeated Elwood 11-7 last night. Cierra Vasquez allowed 6 runs on 5 hits and 3 walks with 2 strikeouts. Jenna Berryhill helped out on the mound shutting out the Panthers and giving up only 2 hits and a walk with 2 strikeouts. Madison Stanley hit a deep shot over center field for the Lady Indians only home run of the evening. Stanley went 3-4 at the plate with 4 RBIs. Lexi Cruzan was 3-5 with a double and 2 RBIs, and Darcie Patton went 2-4 with a double and 3 RBIs to round out the top performances for the varsity team.

The JV Lady Indians also defeated Elwood 5-4 in 3 innings. The game was called due to darkness. Kandis Downam got the win on the mound as Ireland Thien helped out with a the save. Madison Dotterweich was 1-1 with 2 RBIs, Ireland Thien was also 1-1, and Katie Hosier went 1-2 with 2 RBIs.

MHS Baseball . Mississinewa lost 14-1 on the road at Elwood in 5 innings after the Panthers scored 10 runs in the bottom of the 3rd. Landen Swanner was credited with the loss pitching 2.1 innings on 2 hits, 8 runs, and 5 walks. Tyler Jakob and Hunter Smalley also made appearances on the mound. Jalen Martin was 1-3 with a double at the plate, and Cade McCoin went 1-2 for the Indians only two hits of the game. Easton Burton was credited with Mississinewa’s only RBI.

MHS Boys Golf . Breyton Berryhill, Justin Dakin, Bryce Luedtke, and AJ Cragun won in the 3rd annual Mississinewa-Eastbrook Match-Play event. The Indians secured the team victory 4.5-2.5, moving to 7-0 on the season. The team also gained control over the traveling “Paddle” for the first time.

RJB Soccer . The Junior Indians defeated the Eastbrook Girls side 5-0 last night. Williams netted 2 goals for RJB. Jones, Cook, and Luchetti found the back of the net as well.

Tonight’s Events . Softball travels to Heritage while the JV team stays home to host Heritage at 5:00pm. Track and Field will compete at the Madison Grant Relays starting at 5:00pm. RJB Golf takes on McCulloch at Shady Hills with a 5:00pm tee time, and RJB Softball travels to Eastern for a 5:30pm first pitch.

Saturday’s Events . Boys Golf will compete on Saturday at the Northfield Invitational as Softball travels to Snider for a double-header starting at 9:00am. JV Baseball will take on Bluffton at 10:00am followed by the varsity Indians taking on Wabash around noon. RJB Track and Field will compete at the Marion Invitational at 10:00am. RJB Baseball rounds out the weekend’s events with a game at Eastbrook starting at noon.


Today’s Sports World Update

PGA Tour . John Peterson leads the field on day two of the Wells Fargo Championship at Quail Hollow in Charlotte. Rory McIlroy is three strokes back after a hot start yesterday. Tiger Woods shot an opening round 71.

NBA . The Cleveland Cavaliers won in Toronto last night 128-110 to lead the series 2-0. Lebron James scored 43 points in the win for the Cavs. Duke graduate Jayson Tatum led the Boston Celtics to a 108-103 win over the 76ers. Tatum scored 21 points in Boston. Tonight the Warriors face the Pelicans in game three at 8:00pm on ESPN. Utah will host Houston in a tied series at 10:30pm.

NASCAR . On Sunday, the Monster Energy Series will race at Dover International Speedway. Racing begins at 2:00pm on Fox Sports One.

NHL . Pittsburgh won 3-1 over Washington in the NHL playoffs last night to even the series at 2-2. Nashville had 6 players with a point in a 2-1 win over Winnipeg. That series is also tied at 2-2. Tonight, Tampa Bay faces Boston with a 2-1 lead at 7:00pm on the NBC Sports Network followed by San Jose at Vegas in a pivotal game five.

MLB . Here are the latest scores from the midwest in Major League Baseball…

  • Toronto Blue Jays 13-11 Cleveland Indians (Game One of DH)
  • Cleveland Indians 13-4 Toronto Blue Jays (Game Two of DH)
  • Kansas City Royals 10-6 Detroit Tigers
  • Chicago White Sox 6-5 Minnesota Twins

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 Featured image provided by Coach James Reed via Twitter.

James Reed to lead Indians in 2018-2019

Story by Brooks Holloway . MCSC Media Director

Tribe Sports Report

JV Softball and Girls Tennis were both rained out last night. Rescheduled dates for both of these events have yet to be established.

James Reed will take the helm of the Indians Boys Basketball team for the 2018-2019 season after being approved last night by the Mississinewa Schools Board of Trustees. Reed has been an assistant under Coach Andrew Evertts, and is an Exceptional Education teacher at Mississinewa High School.

MHS Baseball . The JV Indians traveled to Maconaquah last night and moved to 2-1 on the season with a 18-5 victory. Hunter Ribble earned the win on the mound and batted 2-4 with 5 RBIs. Landen Swanner was 2-2 with 2 walks and 3 RBIs, and Brendan Gochenour batted 2-3.

Tonight’s Events . Girls Tennis travels to Western, Boys Golf tees off at Elwood, and Track & Field will host Eastbrook starting at 4:30pm. Baseball will visit Blackford with the JV and Varsity Softball teams to take on the Bruins. Action in Hartford City begins at 5:00pm. RJB Baseball plays at Wabash at 5:00pm, and RJB Softball hosts Cowan at 5:30pm.


Today’s Sports World Update

 

NHL . The Toronto Maple Leafs tied their series with Boston last night 3-3, after winning 3-1. Washington wrapped up the series with Columbus with a 6-3 win. Toronto and Boston will play Game 7 on Wednesday at 7:30pm.

MLB . Here are the latest scores from the midwest in Major League Baseball…

  • Cincinnati Reds 10-4 Atlanta Braves
  • Cleveland Indians 2-1 Baltimore Orioles
  • Chicago White Sox 10-4 Seattle Mariners

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Softball wins in Gaston, and a big night set for RJB and MHS

Story by Brooks Holloway . MCSC Media Director

Tribe Sports Report

 

MHS Softball . Mississinewa took down Wes-Del last night 7-6. Cierra Vasquez earned the win allowing 6 runs on 11 hits and 3 walks with 3 strikeouts. Riley McKee went 2 for 4 with 3 RBIs, Shelby Goble was also 2 of 4 with an added RBI, and Darcie Patton went 2 for 4 with an RBI as well to round out the major contributors.

 

Tonight’s Events . Baseball hosts Peru tonight. That game will start a little after 5:00pm due to transportation delays from Peru. JV Softball travels to Norwell for a 5:00pm first pitch against the Knights. RJB Golf faces Oak Hill at Arbor Trace at 5:00pm. MHS Track and Field hosts Wabash, Softball faces Northfield, RJB Baseball takes on Madison Grant, and Boys Golf hosts Southern Wells all starting at 5:00pm. Finally, RJB Softball takes on Eastern at 5:30pm.


Today’s Sports World Update

MLB . Here are the latest scores from the midwest in Major League Baseball…

  • Cleveland Indians 5-1 Detroit Tigers
  • Philadelphia Phillies 4-3 Cincinnati Reds
  • Chicago White Sox 2-1 Tampa Bay Rays
  • Milwaukee Brewers 3-2 St. Louis Cardinals
  • Chicago Cubs 13-5 Pittsburgh Pirates

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Softball falls to Cass, RJB nets a tie

Story by Brooks Holloway . MCSC Media Director

Tribe Sports Report

MHS Softball . Coach Miller and the Lady Indians finally opened up play on their home field last night with a loss to Cass 4-3. Cierra Vasquez pitched for Mississinewa allowing 4 hits and 3 walks in the loss. Vasquez struck out 3 batters. Mallory Sands went 2 for 3 with an RBI, Riley McKee was 2 of 4, and Shelby Goble was 2 of 3.

RJB Soccer . R.J. Baskett opened up play at Mississinewa High School last night against Blackford. After being down 2-0 at the half, the Junior Indians ended in a tie 2-2.

Tonight’s Events . MHS Softball hosts Wabash at 5:00pm. Indians Baseball travels to Norwell with the first pitch at 5:00pm. MHS Track and Field will host Madison Grant and Elwood tonight at 5:00pm. Finally, Coach Fleming and the Girls Tennis team will host the Bluffton Tigers for a 5:00pm match. None of these events will be live tonight as TribeTV is working on some network issues for the softball complex.


Today’s Sports World Update

NBA . Tonight, Indiana faces Charlotte tonight at 7:00pm at Bankers Fieldhouse. This is the final game in the regular season as Indiana was unable to climb out of the 5th seed spot in the Eastern Conference. The Pacers will try to look for their 28th win at home this season.

NFL . Reports say that Andrew Luck has yet to touch a football this spring, and the Colts are beginning to see a huge setback for the upcoming training camps.

MLB . Here are the latest scores from Major League Baseball…

  • The Chicago White Sox lost to Tampa Bay 5-4.
  • Cleveland topped Detroit 2-0.
  • St. Louis lost to the Brewers 5-4.
  • The Reds were defeated by the Phillies 6-5.
  • The Cubs game was snowed out as Chicago is still battling snowy weather.

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Football takes First in 7th Annual Weight Bash

Story by Brooks Holloway . MCSC Media Director

Tribe Sports Report

MHS Football . The Indians took first place last night in the 7th annual Spring Bash weight lifting event which reflects similar events to the NFL combine. Heisman Skeens took first place overall in the 40 yard dash. Skylar Tackett won first place in overall weight on the bench press. Six Indians placed in the top ten in coefficient on the bench press. Jason Arbogast and Skylar Tackett placed top ten in coefficient in the rack. Andruw Cruz won first place overall in the power clean. Mississinewa had 23 football players in the top 65 finishers for the entire event.

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

PGA Tour . Phil Mickelson won the World Golf Championships in Mexico this past weekend earning $1.7 million. Mickelson defeated Justin Thomas in a playoff on Hole 17. The Valspar Championship at Innisbrook is this weekend in Florida. The defending champ is Adam Hadwin.

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.

NBA . Bojan Bogdanovic scored 29 points to lead the Pacers to a 92-89 win over the Bucks last night.

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. Notre Dame takes on Pitt today at 2:00pm in the ACC Men’s Tournament at New York Life. That game can be seen on ESPN2.

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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